Tag «Love»

Wild Flower

Do you remember the pain of losing your heart? Do you remember the pain of the tears burning your skin? Because I do. People would keep asking me why there is always sadness in my words? For few seconds, I would remember your face and I would close my eyes fearing that you would escape …

Day 180: The Outcome

Reader’s Note – This piece is a follow-up story detailing the unexpected loss of an unborn child. September 2nd I delivered a 1.97 oz. little boy. Gabriel Nehemiah…my strength and comfort are in the Lord. I didn’t realize at the time how true the meaning of his name would become for me. As the week …

A Paper Love

Every night my lover builds a home inside of me. A home for us to dream endlessly. Inside this home there is a limitless space for laughter… a space for us to fill with air. A timeless space for us to grow older. He made me paper dreams. Paper dreams for paper houses. Papers houses …

My Bag of Rice – Things That are True pt7

Sometimes God’s miraculous provision… is rice. The world crashes in.  It’s that moment when we’re at the very end of every resource. Most recently for me, it was this very real situation:  no gas in the tank with meetings all over the city, no food left in the house, no dogfood for the pup, no …

A Salty River – She is Mine

*Readers Note – Contains Adult Situations* The sun is running through my veins; drying my blood and pulling me to the edge of death; well, this is how I feel when she looks at me through her hooded eyes. I can smell her from here; the scent of her skin brings back summer to my frozen …

Dear Future Husband

Dear Future Husband, I don’t know who you are yet, but I hope that you have been having the most incredible day. I can’t say how excited I am for the day you come into my life. We may have met already who knows, only time will tell, but there are a few things I …