The clock hands keep tick-tick-ticking on, and — as always — I struggle to remain on time.
Dusk falls; the noise fades, / And I relish the quiet…
Every month, my heart / Breaks — the truth splinters my soul…
Sprouting from the ground, / The dandelion winks at / Me and gives me hope.
Your handwriting is surprisingly elegant and neat, even though your note is written almost obscenely tinily. Your note’s message, however, is unsurprisingly direct. I take comfort in that.
We waited for hours. The line wound halfway down the block and comprised of the most ragtag group of individuals.
How to Vacation Like the Caragan-Ballesteros Clan:
1) Choose a locale that is known for its foodie scene (e.g. Portland, Seattle, New York, San Diego).
Being married to a photographer has its benefits. One major benefit? Guaranteed, high-quality photo coverage of all the milestone events in my life, from holidays to family parties to weekend getaways.
Sometimes I’m in need / Of something magical… Of / Rainbows… To escape.
Amidst the chaos of minutiae and my daily corporate sorrow, / I struggle to remain in the present, to avoid thinking about tomorrow…