Monthly Archives: August 2015

STEPPING OUT IN THE DARK – AugustMoon finale

It is the last day of August and last day for AugustMoon 2015.  It has been a wonderful few weeks of writing.  These weeks of reflection have given me rest and pause to see with more clarity into the world … Continue reading

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FIRE WITHIN – AugustMoon Day 12

When I hear the words ‘lit up from within’ what immediately comes to mind is a fire eater.  I wonder if that is where the term ‘fire in the belly’ comes from.  You would certainly be lit up.  And if … Continue reading

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THE BRIGHTEST STAR – AugustMoon Day 11

You have always been the brightest star in my sky from the moment I began as a speck in your womb. You have nourished and nurtured me with your body until my birth. We were one.  Then we became two. … Continue reading

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MUSIC- HEART AND SOUL – AugustMoon Day 10

I love the power of music to lift the spirits. On another day, I would probably head to the stereo and put on K. D. Lang’s Hallelujah and let her voice carry me up, over, and beyond.  Most likely I … Continue reading

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LUMINOUS FIRST LOVE – AugustMoon Day 9

There’s no love like first love.  What woman can forget her first?  It is all true – the silly things they say and sing about. I have felt it all.  I can admit it now. I’m old enough.  I can … Continue reading

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THE MOON AND ME – AugustMoon Day 8

I sat outside and told my secrets to the moon.  She listened with full attention, nodding and smiling.  I talked and talked, not stopping for a breath.  At long last I fell silent, empty of secrets.  I realized then the … Continue reading

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PULLING THE CURTAINS – AugustMoon, Day 7

I pull back the curtains and I see that it had rained.  The wet pavement glisten under the street lights.  Water cascades in front of the headlights as cars sped down the street. I watch the world outside from the … Continue reading

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