Stories, Coming to Life

I am loving @novelicious #Poetry became a private place where I could let my daydreams—and my pain—come in completely disguised. James Tate#writing#book#poem Bach pic.twitter.com/PzrC9zGcnO — Novelicious (@noveliciouss) September 17, 2017 But where is that beautiful picture by Alexander Bach? I was hoping it would be displayed here. Well, you can click on the link up…

Saturday Slump or No? You Decide #breastcancer #fireblood #chemobrain

#breastcancer #recovery #reconstruction #politics #depression #rage #nausea #fireblood #chemobrain Very sick to my stomach today. I am great deep inside but my body has been through hell. I do not know right now how to honor it besides sleeping when I can and eating what I can. I feel beyond exhausted. All the caring and…

Onward and Upward, Survivor

I yelled in my dream. Growled even. He claimed to be the victim even while he victimized. Intentionally. I felt trapped. I was tough. But my heart was made of blood and love, not peanut butter. Still, when I have bad dreams and stressful nights I notice my fasting blood sugar goes up. 120 this…

Woo-hoo Writers & WordPress Community!

  Pictures soon! But first a recap: I have been spending most of my writing time on Facebook during my breast cancer recovery. It helped me develop the writer in me, in a space that was easy to use and had a high level of engagement. Ew, that sounds so metric-y. 😉 There are some…