Creative Non-Fiction / Love / Musings / poetry / Poetry / Uncategorized / Writing

If I speak plainly, just this once

I have tried for weeks to find the poetry in my mother’s madness.  I find it, then lose it, then find it again.  My mother spent years buying gemstones off the television, only to hold them up to the sun in her backyard and watch them sparkle.  She is not a simpleton, distracted by shine, … Continue reading