I was born among the years that Dolly Parton became first known to America for her songs and of course, the notorious boob jokes. If you think big boobs are all there is to Dolly then the biggest joke is on you
Scared and unsure is a look I’ve never seen on him before
How blessed am I
To be taught how to hate
but to choose compassion
…Everyday I see him I say “I love you” because tomorrow is always uncertain.
Even on the worst days there are the best moments.
Holding tight to the porcelain edge
Wishing to be the eagle upon my chest
Wings spread and fully-fledged
A jet stream blew in one day and merged the paralleling winds creating a gale force storm like no other before.
Today for the first time since this journey began, I was shown our bitter sweet reality in the most beautiful and gentle way
Today has taken a toll
Tomorrow holds promise
Yesterday will never change
A flickering light puts out a message as moths fall