MY HEART IS WITH TEXAS

I’m not a Texas native—but many of us aren’t We’ve chose or been chosen And remained Why Because it’s the Texan’s heart That is so large—so open and willing to help That Texas became home It’s an adoption by choice Or maybe by right or luck Yet, once your heart belongs to Texas It doesn’t […]

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Day 30, National Poetry Month–The End (maybe)

We’re here at the end of April and my final post celebrating, recognizing and writing during National Poetry Month. It’s been up and down. I haven’t felt fully motivated but I have felt committed to continuing the entire month. Today, is the day I normally write something like a summary or post-mortem, or celebration of my […]

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Day 29, Celebrate National Poetry Month–CHOICE

We’re nearing the end of my choice and commitment to write daily. I’ve noticed some thoughts were pretty clear and others like today–not so much. It’s been a challenging month. So many things I want to share–with someone. Maybe this exercise is my way of getting to READY. Maybe I’ll get more clear. I can […]

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Day 28, Celebrate National Poetry Month–the Tear

The Tear The tear didn’t tear my heart It cleansed and opened it The fear didn’t offer fright Just a window to see the light The night didn’t last forever But it lingered to show the way The day wasn’t complete But it did let me see there was no defeat I won’t last forever […]

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