I Tried

Hello and happy Sunday! I'm thrilled to report that my blog has surpassed 8,000 total views since I first started it up! Thank you to anyone who has stopped by at least once, and to my dedicated "regulars," and to everyone who has signed up to follow my blog. I truly appreciate the encouragement and … Continue reading I Tried

Midsummer Check-In

Being a teacher, I try to spend my summer days relaxing (especially after this particularly stressful and exhausting school year). My summer to-do list starts off with a number of things on it, and although I cross off some of them as the weeks go by, I find myself adding to it and so it … Continue reading Midsummer Check-In

F Word

F Word My favorite f-word is fierce fabulous feminine fun friendly foxy fearless. This poem is not meant to offend anyone. As you can see, I didn't use the actual f-bomb in my poem. Instead, I chose empowering and positive words. As always, thanks for stopping by. ❤

Waiting

Waiting Waiting for a slow dance beneath the stars. Waiting for a stroll at sunset. Waiting for a soft kiss in the rain. Waiting for time to inch us closer to no more waiting. Don't say I didn't warn you: I really am terrible at poetry. As always, thanks for stopping by. ❤

Nature

NatureDust swirling in a warm breeze,The earthy smell of wet dirt,Crunchy sand between one's toes,The full, silvery moon on a clear night,Drifting, weightless butterflies,The rough bark of a cedar tree,Sweet, fragrant orange blossoms,The solemn silence of the desert,Gentle ripples along a lake's edge,The juicy tartness of wild blackberries,Haunting howls from a wolf,The salty air of … Continue reading Nature