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To Capture a Whisper

July 15, 2011


“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways” and let me write for you for a lifetime and use all the ink I can find to try to tell you what I hardly have the mechanics to express. (Even when I’m trying!) A new dawn of love is rising over our little white […]

The Day I Went to the Wedding

November 10, 2009


Everything that morning was white and grey, even the plants showed up in their palest for an April wedding. My chest bones ache when I wake up, stretched after a night of being curled in sleepless blinking. A man walked up to me with tears in his hands that were larger than snowfalls, smaller than […]

Love is

February 17, 2009


Love is still cuddling with me after I projectile sneeze and get snot all over the blanket when I’m sick. Love is remembering to get grilled, not crispy chicken, on salads. Love is knowing he will still be crazy about me whether I wore my cutest outfit or whether I didn’t have time to shower […]

A Sunwash

January 12, 2008


Even though it’s early January and I had a tiny bit of ice on my windshield this morning, the coffee and sunlight are keeping me plenty warm. I know I’m crazy for getting up at 7:30 on a Saturday morning, but it’s days like these that I feel so incredibly alive. I leave the house […]

I love you to the sun and back.

January 9, 2008


Usually coming home from work doesn’t stress me. Although, if the correct sequence of events happen, plus traffic… It can make for an angry evening. Tonight was unfortunately one of those nights. I left the house almost the point of raising my voice. Somehow my sister still finds me tolerable at times like these. “Oh weird, look at that car! Oh weird. Ew. Ew ew ew.” “That is weird. I wonder what kind of car it is.” “I know, I’m not sure if I’ve ever–I’m trying to think if I’ve seen it before.” “I’m trying really hard to come up with a comeback for that car and I’m […]