Last time I reviewed my new Bucket List I had 17 items and little progress towards any of them. However, I’m now delighted to report that I can cross off one item and have made significant progress towards three others: Continue reading Updated Bucket List – Items #1-18
Growing up in England the 5th of November was an event to look forward to each year. In school we’d talk about the history of the night and why we celebrate it. We’d use coloured pens and black crayon to Continue reading Happy Guy Fawkes night!
Today I hurt It’s a different kind of pain, one that is deep-seated and long-lasting That tells of years of prayers and dreams lost I once worked so hard to achieve these dreams I poured every single part of me, Continue reading Today I hurt…
I can’t breathe Breathing is such a simple thing Something we never think about, we just do, thousands of times a day No thought, no planning, no care Until we can’t I can’t breathe My lungs are tight My chest, Continue reading Breathe….
Today, she turns 7 The child of my heart, my baby girl Not so much a baby, anymore But today I can’t celebrate I don’t get to feel joy Instead, I live with the pain Of a failed adoption My Continue reading The grief that can’t be spoken