As The Waves Crash

June 13, 2012

He’s holding my hand, standing at the shoreline as the waves pulse around our feet, watching his daddy swim out into the crashing breakers. He wants to go out to him, wants to be a part of the action, but the enormity of the ocean gives him pause, a hesitation he displays in little else […]

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The Sun On My Face

June 8, 2012

Eyes closed, face lifted to the sky, I feel the warmth of the sun. A soft breeze whispers across my skin adding a cool balance to the heat. There is a cloyingly sweet smell–jasmine? honeysuckle?– that on a normal day would be too rich for my tastes but today feels like the exact right way […]

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