It baffles me how quickly joy can turn into sorrow, but once again, I find myself drowning in a pit of despair because of one well-intentioned but misspoken word, at least to me, when it was simply an innocent remark. Trigger: hypersensitivity to certain words toss me into […]
The Humble Ant Fascinating article: “Even though they are weak compared to the overall strength of other animals, ants know how to plan and prepare. They stockpile food for the colony during the summer and eat it during the autumn when food sources become scarce in order […]
Freedom does not come without a cost Without spilled blood and loss No freedom isn’t free It takes courage and bravery. Independence Day would be but lost memories If not for our military and their families. So please proudly stand with me and thank properly All those […]
I penned this poem during a nine-month stay in Johns Hopkins Bayview Care Center (from November 27 2003 until September 9 2004), while doctors tried to get my 104 plus raging fevers under control. IV pain medication kept me woozy as I drifted in and out of sleep. I […]
I decided that for the next month or so, I shall be writing in my diary on my blog.
PROLOGUE “The jealous are possessed by a mad devil and a dull spirit at the same time.” Johann Kaspar Lavater
The confines of my paralyzed condition
BOUQUETS IN RED WINE – A LETTER ABOUT ROMANCE TO MY GRANDDAUGHTER