Finding Beautiful

Finding Beautiful

The rock-laden shores of New England remain the most captivating and heartfelt images in my mind as I cast my inner vision to the life that trails behind me.  I am connected to the Northeast corner of America in a wistful way, or maybe more like a barnacle on the...
Newspaper Nauseau

Newspaper Nauseau

If I want to do a number on my sense of happiness and trash what contentedness lies inside my inner sanctuary of single life, one perusal of the “Weddings / Celebrations” page of the New York Times Sunday edition is all it takes. There it is. Captured in smiling...
Haunted Heights

Haunted Heights

Time and silence hang heavy in the darkened air… Dripping like Spanish moss off ancient oaks. ~ Heartbeat keeping time… Unchanged by the theatrics of our existence. ~ Staged events… Puppets dance all around me. ~ Both actors and audience steadfastly...
Honeyeyed Dreamer

Honeyeyed Dreamer

Inspire, as a honeyed dreamer… Cede the imagination, free… Ignite uncensored laughter… Be reduced to absurdity. ~ ~ ~ Authenticate your principles… Stand firm without fears… Recognize your true friends… Don’t fail their anguished...
Departing Myself

Departing Myself

I remember the moment when I washed off the perfectionist make up, for good.  Eye liner of attitude, the lipstick that lacked appreciation, the rouge of rigidness, the concealer of conceit, the mascara of materialism, and the foundation of flawlessness… artfully...