Safe space

I want to write a poem because words are my refuge and I think others need shelter too but I cannot find the magic words that will soothe the world's pain or provide beauty and peace for everyone maybe, though, knowing someone feels anger and sadness and frustration, like you, will bring you some small … Continue reading Safe space

Car Trouble

The car spluttered, choked, and died. She coasted to the shoulder. Of course this would be the day she had car trouble. Everything hinged on the meeting, and Evelyn had hoped to arrive early, refreshed and, at least outwardly, calm. But as the other cars drove past her, drivers honking their horns in disgust, she … Continue reading Car Trouble