Fully fledged

Holding tight to the porcelain edge Wishing to be the eagle upon my chest Wings spread and fully-fledged


Once upon a time

A jet stream blew in one day and merged the paralleling winds creating a gale force storm like no other before.

Reality Check

Photograph by Eugene Richards for The New Yorker

I sincerely wish everyone could have the luck of living strong and healthy until old age then peacefully go to sleep waking with their beloved on the other side. However, that is not close to reality or how life works.