Tag: Nutmeg

Our Lives on Our Terms

Someone posted on Facebook asking how people get past betrayal and learn to trust people again. This wasn’t about a romance, but simply a friendship exposed. It’s exceptionally sad when we come to the realization that a friendship isn’t what we thought it was….

Figures

Figures I gave you ride or die and you gave me games Love figures I know I’m crying cause you just won’t change Love figures I gave it all and you gave me shit Love figures I wish I could do exactly what you…

The Moonshine

When I showed this photo to my mom, she said it reminded her of her childhood. The homemade bread that her mother would bake and the moonshine her grandfather’s locally famous moonshine taking center stage in the middle of the table. You see, my…

The Greenhouse

My aunt used to have this old farmhouse. It had been in her family for many many years. It wasn’t the most beautiful to look at from the outside, but once you were inside you knew that you were in a house made of…

Impersonate a rattlesnake

“People in bars are always claiming to be boxers, hoping thereby to ward off attack, like a black snake will vibrate its tail in leaves and try to impersonate a rattlesnake.” ― William S. Burroughs, And the Hippos Were Boiled in Their Tanks DaD “Hillside House”…

Loveless

Crosses in the distance bells ring fast Loveless in our shelter time will pass Would you take a chance on us? Could you take a chance on us? Call out to the lonely with regrets Loveless is your answer time will pass Couldn’t take…

Disposable

In the days of being targeted from every direction with ideas, suggestions, manipulations, politics, religion, ….oh it goes on and on…its harder than ever to be true to ourselves. It’s also more important to try. We have to listen to our gut instincts and…