My Write to Heal: Remembering Maggie

It takes courage to heal. January 2015. I recall sitting on the cold edge of her hospital bed. This wasn’t the first time that diabetes had brought us here. Over the years we had taken this trip more times than we could count. Only this time we rode the sugar train. My mother’s blood sugar…

My Write to be Random (Why I Blog)

I came back to my granny’s house where I grew up to remind myself why I write. It’s been so long since I’ve picked up a pen in this way and I needed a nostalgic type of inspiration to get me going. This is where I grew up. Where I experienced my first fight, my…