Singing a high C, parts 1 2 +3

In my dream it was a high C reality told me that I was screaming in my sleep My Bear startled awake asking if I was okay, he kissed my shoulder and told me I was not singing I have these clusterpluck dreams I'm searching for something while doing something complicated Like starring as the…

Naked Baby Tales

Naked baby fakes coma to avoid wearing clothes Girlie Sobriequet-Reverie was found under a blanket with a foot and a half of leg sticking out When asked why she was under the blanket she responded by screaming,"NOOOOOOOOOO!" Experts determined that she was 2 years old and proclaimed playing possum to be normal behavior as her…

A load

There really is no one there the hours pass and I hear birds cars and trucks on the road no one speaks to me my face scrunches ready to cry. my tear ducts refuse to cooperate. Another dry day of dread and solitude. This from a woman who likes to garden alone should be able…

The Sad Gardener

This dark cloud has me bedridden stomach burning in response to my foul mood. Triggers land like landmines in my head in my house, in my life. Betrayed by someone with an agenda. My lifestyle is offensive. I have upset the mowing community by mowing without gas. These events cause undue harm to my fragile…

Cremate a chicken

Build a fire outside of course Yesterday's embers plus leaves and breath sends the smoke trailing into the sky. Add twigs then logs bark, more leaves, branches to insure the fireball is healthy painstakingly wrap chicken quarters in three layers of foil That should be enough to protect them from pokes and wood drops I…

Back of my dress

Girlie was playing around the back of my dress Walking, skipping while babble singing to the cats to me, to her father, to her brother. A trip to her room, a trip back up to my bed back and forth seven or eight trips before bed She is a boisterous child, we run her through…

Sounds

When sending a 14 year old outside to do chores one should assume that unless you are with them, they will break something. Or, make you break something. He was just supposed to split up the logs. Is it really that hard? Insert wedge hit with maul, repeat, repeat, repeat He yodels the "Zena, Warrior…

Better than crying

Nemo who? I looked for the tape in the house in the basement, in the storage closet in my bedroom, in all the closets and it is as if it never existed. Finding Nemo should be called "Impetus to Clean House" Whoever said it takes a year to find everything after you move was a…

Taming My Child

So we got an update from the police. My Child has not escaped consequences the wait may be 3 months and by then Eldest Surly Reverie may be in jail. The Silent Sentinel is staying with his father while a part of the summer play. My Child is now living with me and Girly. Petulance…

What now?

Life is never boring Boys will be boys It's all fun and games until someone gets hurt How can I watch my children learn everything the hard way? Why haven't they figured out that their family is a safe buffer from the world rather than the enemy? I couldn't sleep waiting for the other shoe…