A Story Worth Telling

She fell in love with the wind in her hair, the smell of salt in the air, and sand between her toes. She fell in love with the roar of the waves, the crashing of the tide, and gray skies threatening rain. This, this was her paradise, her happy place, home. This, this was exactly […]

A Grand Adventure

The clock struck twelve, Midnight fell, And the new year has begun. What possibly could this new year bring? Only One can say. My hope is that, For you, my friends, There is joy in every day. I do not know If this year will bring New adventures of the kind you seek, But I […]


Gold lines the cracks in my skin, Holding the broken pieces of my body. Each new chapter of my life Requires a part of myself to crack, To break so that I may be made new, More beautiful for my brokenness.   Silver runs through my veins, Sometimes cool, a metallic shimmer Under the translucence […]

Dear Heart

Dear Heart, I’m afraid I lost you somewhere over the vast Pacific Ocean during my flight back to reality. Or perhaps, you decided to take up residence in a beautiful serene valley, swimming in the waterfall of Love and running barefoot through southern paradise. I was sure I had packed you away with my clothes, […]

Before I Met You

Before I met you, I was happy in my own little bubble. I enjoyed the quiet moments on my own. I never wished to share my experiences with someone else. (Somewhere deep down though, I know the feeling was lurking.) I was content to be myself, to go about living without sharing life. Before I […]


Silence. The empty quiet was the entity she called her best friend. How often had she found herself staring at the 5.5 inch screen, wishing she could crawl into the glass panel and join the figures that danced across the two-dimensional stage? This, this was not how she imagined life would be. Where was the […]

Forgive Me

Forgive me,  Please, I beg you. Forgive me, please, For I love too deeply  And care too much. Forgive me, I have so much to say, But I find myself speechless. My chest is bursting  With too many words, All wanting to escape  The beating cage of my heart. Forgive my inadequacy  To express to […]