Category Archives: This Is Me

The Healing Power of Music

A couple of weeks ago I ran into the general store just down the road from my house. I was standing in line, wearing my mask and slightly bopping around to the music on the radio. As I was checking … Continue reading

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Write Me

I want to go down on your thoughts and completely blow my mind I want our words a tangled mess a oneness so divine Don’t you know I am addicted to the pretty words you use and I think I … Continue reading

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Life’s Numbers

I was 13 the day my mom slipped and crushed her ankle, changing our lives forever, although, I hadn’t realized it at the time. I was 31 the day she died, also changing our lives forever, only I knew it … Continue reading

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Intuitive Fight

The dull and edgy knife weighs heavy on my skin waiting to pierce through and let the pain seep in   The wolf is snarling, baring teeth so rip me open, let me bleed break my ribs and cut my … Continue reading

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I cannot tell you how many times I have been ridiculed for liking this album. I’ll even go as far as to say this is not only one of my favorite Metallica albums, it’s one of my all-time favorite albums. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday Poetry – My Wild

There has always been something about the rebellious streak that I’ve been drawn to The James Dean types- popped collars and carefree spirits I suppose that is why I am drawn to rivers- that run wild and free and refuse … Continue reading

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Random Silliness

I have been going a little stir crazy lately. I’ve been itching to get out of the house and do some work outside, drive around and take some pictures of the beautiful scenery that surrounds me, but it has been … Continue reading

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Reunited And It Feels So Good

I love rediscovering music! It’s like reconnecting with an old friend. That warm, familiar feeling and you find yourself falling in love all over again! I have reunited with my old flame, The Red Hit Chili Peppers. Anthony Kiedis is … Continue reading

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A Moment Of Growth

Life has a peculiar way of showing us the things we need to pay attention to sometimes, and I’ve been noticing continued patterns in my life lately. Most of you know that I absolutely hate small talk. I struggle with … Continue reading

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For Amanda, Distance Means Nothing

So peculiar and majestic this special bond we share no red ribbon to bind us no reason to have to care.   Cut from branches from different trees but looking at you, my reflection’s looking back at me.   Soul … Continue reading

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