excerpt from a scene, writing

Rain slips, gentle upon the pane. Listen. Out of nowhere, birdsong breaks dawn to sing a lullaby: Summer in July. Winter in December. Let the notes swallow you. Unchain your heart. Bury the dead. Darling, do not cry. Such is life, such is love. Evermore. ~ Liberate

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Quote

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“Make me a cosseted pet.

Your Mink moment from the Sally Ann.”

~ Annie

Dialogue

ancestry, brave, excerpt from a scene, good bye, heart, love

Grey. I was grey. Grey as the stones washed upon the shore, heavy with the history of us. Little stones washed over my feet like scattered pieces of an unspoken truth. As the sea sang in a whispered hush, I flung one stone. Then another. Stone by stone I cast you off. Except for one. […]

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ancestry, heart, strong women

On the night you were born Your father raised your face to moonlight and the world turned silver. We felt the drumming of a heart and raised you an army to stand by your side. Raise your head, Child. You are tethered to Light.

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writing

There is necessary sadness attached to rain It reminds us to feel

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love, say it

“I loved him. It was simple. I placed my heart in his hands and like a gentle thief, he stole it.” ~ Annie

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