Category: Love


It has been awhile since I have written about her.  Mostly because she has been amazing.  Better and fighting harder than most expected.  The past month has consisted of pool trips with the kids, grocery excursions, date nights, bike rides and family parties.  She has been feeling so good it was as if she wasn’t fighting a sickness at all.… Read more →

No Vacancy

I met you in the most unlikely space.  Not work or the grocery, but in the shadows of a technical place.  I immediately realized your heart was not yours alone.  I explored your mind, I walked in your life and I saw pieces of your heart scattered through it all.  Pieces shattered from the past that left you alone.  As… Read more →

Free from you

At the end of today, on the horizon of the sun, you will leave me again. The inevitable will come. I live each moment as if it is our last. As you drive away, leaving me with a lonesome goodbye, I will wait with bated breath, to live you all over again. It was an explosion of pain, it came… Read more →

My Last

You may not be the first to make me cry, or hold me tight, or kiss my mind, or explore my body in the dark, or gaze into my eyes in the light, or make me miss you like crazy, or to undress my flaws, or to make me feel love, or to make me feel hate, you may not… Read more →

The tender heart

Vulnerability is beautiful.  So many woman these days are so afraid to be vulnerable.  They want to be strong, don’t give a shit, independent, feminists.  While those are some good qualities and I say more power to you, everything is bad if not in moderation.  Oreos are good, a whole bag of Oreos, not so much.  Rain is nice, continual… Read more →

The Prayer

Today came with some unexpected appointments.  That keeps happening more and more.  Grandma came to sit with the boy while I went to get his big sister.  She got here a little early so we were able to chat a bit before I had to leave.  She spoke of her daughter-in-law with such great admiration.  It was nice to hear… Read more →


As I drove to work today I thought about all the things I could or would want to write about.  When I got to work it became painstakingly clear.  Two weeks ago God brought me to a beautiful house in Westlake, Ohio.  At the door waiting for me was, what I have come to find out, the most courageous woman… Read more →