life is like…

"Life is like taking one piece from a thousand different puzzles, and trying to put them together in a way that makes sense." -me One good thing to remember: How you put your pieces together only has to make sense to you. (Assuming you can get past all the social norms, family expectations, and peer…

and I am free.

Feet planted on the earth, rocks and trees around me. A new day begins. And I am free. Wings stretch into the wind, into the clouds I soar. The sun is rising. And I am free. Gliding smoothly through, water surrounds me. Light from above grows brighter. And I am free. ~ The picture you…

hope

Shadow birds cackled as the swing creaked quietly in protest to the biting breeze, as heart leaves fluttered and desperately clung to the mother tree. Shadow birds muttered as the frigid wind blew, as old man winter blew icy rain at fair autumn’s retreating back, as heart leaves lost their grip on the mother tree,…

(hic): a baseball story

(hic) Frank hiccupped. Oh no, not now! Striiiike ONE! When Frank got the hiccups, he got them bad, and they always got worse. He held his breath, but he knew it was too late. (Hic) They couldn’t have come at a worse time. His team was hanging on by a thread. Bottom of the ninth,…