Childhood poems

My husband and I are packing up to move in the next 2 weeks, and I'm going through some old boxes and old papers and I stumbled across some old poems and short stories that I wrote when I was a kid. Sharing here for fun. Poem 1 Philodendrons and Gillead spice/make the eternal garden … Continue reading Childhood poems


Why We Didn’t Leave – Houston and Hurricane Harvey 

I've been seeing a lot of comments and philosophical holier-than-thou posturing regarding the absolutely terrifying and heart-breaking situation in my hometown and current residence Houston, Texas. This is a post that I'm sharing, written by an unknown source on Facebook*, that perfectly explains why we sheltered in place instead of evacuating. I have made a … Continue reading Why We Didn’t Leave – Houston and Hurricane Harvey