In the desert

In the desert

The Desert.  Bleak and vast.  Dry and weathered.  And yet: life.  Life forms and dies.  And so does my heart.  Far away mountains embolden me and colors surround me.  The sun still rises and sets here. The problem with the past is that it follows us.  We carry it...
Pregnant and Devastated

Pregnant and Devastated

I intentionally chose the title “Pregnant and Devastated” because that was the cold, hard truth.  I’m not sugar-coating this. I don’t need to hear that children are a blessing from God.  Or that everything happens for a reason.  I don’t...