Pressed Flowers

I sent her four pressed flowers. Three cherry blossoms and a daffodil, from the park where I watch the sun make its descent in the sky each evening. Spring hasn't graced her ecosystem yet, she is further north than I am. I worry that sending her this token of spring may have come too soon. [...]

Living in the Quiet

I keep hearing people talk about silence between two people who love each other as a bad thing. I think it depends on context. If it was because too many things were left unsaid then yes. You’re right, that isn’t good. But see, in my future I see me standing there on the porch of [...]

Embrace

I am swinging between being entirely numb to being in immense emotional pain. A situation hits you harder than you expect sometimes. I offer these words of experience. Anything you are feeling, feel it. Deeply and broadly. Feel whatever you feel because it is there and you cant stop it but it will ebb and [...]