Love is…

…this song. It makes me happy and hopeful. And in the end, what more could you want out of love? Thanks to RD for the open tag. love, love, love… by emaraldiris

Tomorrow When the War Began

May 18, 2009 I was watching ‘My Fair Lady’ when the war ended. My phone disturbed the enjoyment of the old classic – one I’d grown up watching since the age of at least 5 – with its constant buzzing in of alerts. Updates. Breaking News. All saying the same thing. Someone’s been killed. The…

The awakening

   I woke up this morning and wished I hadn’t.   Memories of the night before immediately sucker punched me in the stomach and I was fighting to breathe for a few minutes, clutching my pillow, squeezing my eyes shut, hoping that by some miracle that I could disappear. I looked at my phone. He…