Category: Dahlia

Eat, drink and be merry

We were above You standing underneath us We were not yet lovers Dragons were smoked Bumblebees were stinging us I was soon to be crazy Eat, drink and be merry For tomorrow we die ‘Cause we’re tripping Billies We’re wearing nothing Nothing but our…

The Fullness of Life

Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend….

Peepers

Tis the season to dress up in all sorts of festive outfits and the recent annual BVN Holiday Party was no exception. They had a themed formal of white and gold. Yes, I had to wear another formal. Lucky for me, I have a…

Cookie Madness

Once upon a time, a very long time ago…I mean, I was little girl…so it was a REALLY long time ago…my mom used to bake…a lot. You see, even though my mother was an educated woman with a nursing degree, she had married a…

I Got Chills

Fall has finally arrived where I live. A week ago the temperature was extremely hot, especially for this time of year. I know I keep talking about it, but its really crazy how hot it was. We even set record highs…so if anyone was…

You’ve Changed

My friend, Sassy Nitely, posted this as a status on Facebook: I think it’s funny when people say “you’ve changed”. Isn’t that the point, though? To grow and evolve? We’re not meant to stay the same. Sure, we can stay the same at the…

When all is said and done

When all is said and done Tell me how to write this Tell me how to fight this war I’ll keep marching on Like a broken robot Money back guarantee I’m in your custody But I’m not a criminal, I can be your next…