I Am The Hippo

Several months ago I watched a documentary series about Africa on Netflix. I’m not really too big into the wildlife. While the animals are magnificent and fun to watch in their native habitat, I find myself just admiring the background scenes and more importantly the social interactions between the animals in a herd. Part of … Read moreI Am The Hippo

The Countdown You Didn’t See Coming

It’s been exactly 100 days since our first date. I bet you didn’t know there was a countdown going on. I should have seen this coming.  After all, everyone I give my friendship and heart to eventually leaves. Well most of them that is. You however stuck around for a while. You also lied. Maybe … Read moreThe Countdown You Didn’t See Coming

Kaddish for a Past Life

“Kaddish for the past,” she whispers to herself.  The grass is green, the breeze warm and the dress. A simple light blue, ankle length piece of material that seems to own her. Her hair blowing about her face with no particular direction in mind. She smiles as she looks down at her bare feet and … Read moreKaddish for a Past Life

A Lost Past Pays a Visit

I first see him in the dairy section of the grocery store, perusing the shelves of milk. Shaking his head ever so slightly I know exactly what he’s thinking. He looks a little lost. Edging my cart closer I maneuver to the side as if to pass except I stop behind him, pretending to look … Read moreA Lost Past Pays a Visit

Taking Stock of Your Pantry in Relationships

Lately I’ve been thinking about human relationships. Last night while in bed I was trying to think of an analogy that would be easy for anyone to understand. It didn’t take long for me to come up with one that even I could grasp. I’ve written about relationships and friendships before.  Anybody who knows me personally, knows that I take … Read moreTaking Stock of Your Pantry in Relationships

Why Do You Keep Attracting Cowards to Your Light?

Recently I wrote about how I obsess over my friendships. That’s because they are important to me. I’m not necessarily an introvert, I do however attempt to avoid confrontation at all cost. That’s a good thing too, especially if you’re ever being held at gunpoint or find yourself in the middle of some crazy street fight. Sometimes … Read moreWhy Do You Keep Attracting Cowards to Your Light?