Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nothing Absolutely Nothing

It’s been a while since I’ve felt this good. I’ve heard from Joey and he said, “I’m better than okay, I’m good.” I’ve made amends for my jealousy and have been forgiven as long as I “not do it again.” … Continue reading

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“Where No One Cares About You But You’ll Be Out Of My Hair Thank God”

I called for Joey and no one answered. His mom sent a text that read, “He’s at Paco’s.” Joey had been hangin’ out with a kid who lived up the street from him. I met the boy’s parents. I liked … Continue reading

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Nothin’s Lost Forever

Somehow, I lost the post I was writin’ 2 hours ago. It was a turning out to be prose poem about my sister and how our relationship went from close to estranged. I was just gettin’ into the meat of … Continue reading

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A Good Reason To Blog

I was taught to promptly admit when I am wrong. And, usually, when I realize I have harmed another, I am quick to admit it. It’s just that, sometimes, it takes a while before I become aware of the damage … Continue reading

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Do No Harm

The men in my family destroy themselves. My dad drank night and day for thirty seven years and smoked for half a century. He quit drinkin’ but the cigarettes stopped him when he was 61. My uncle died when he … Continue reading

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And I Felt Terrible

Well, I got over my little bit of jealous texting. I got over it as soon as my friend wrote, “No way. You’re the best for me.” Then she took all photos of the Costa Rican Blues Band off both … Continue reading

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Green Does Not Get Better With Age

All of the sudden, I am jealous. This doesn’t happen often but, when it does, it brings me down. I hate Facebook sometimes. Especially when my friend posts pictures of a Blues Band in Costa Rica and I see she’s … Continue reading

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