He and She

In response to http://keithgarrettpoetry.com/2016/01/08/his-face-in-the-window-3/ He and his young wife created a beautiful perennial garden. Each spring, summer and fall the garden flourishes still Crocuses and daffodils tulips, trillium and lilac crown spring Blooming shasta daisy, blanket and balloon flower, crape myrtle, lily, coneflower carry the torch through summer Cosmos, aster, chrysanthemum, goldenrod and stonecrop sedum…

So much for sleep

I wish! 4:something and my back woke me up I could have sworn I was sleeping I even have the residue of a dream floating in my brain. Can't catch it though. It must have made it to the door at the end of the hallway It fled like Fall does when Winter arrives swing…

Awake

I should not be awake it is 1:something in the morning I slept for most of the afternoon and my schedule has flipped flipped its lid flipped over the edge flipped down the path of least resistance or has it slipped into consciousness instead of my unconscious.

Louise Nevelson-Quotations Day 3

"I always felt, when these people try that, let them have a good time. She was no challenge to me, but I must have been to her, so I let her do what she wanted and I did what I wanted." "If you make people understand the irony of a terribly shy person who is…

Louise Nevelson-Quotations Day 2

"I was determined to open every front door...and walk right through the door [and] I didn't care if I had to build the house myself." -Louise Nevelson from Louise Nevelson A Passionate Life by Laurie Lisle Images: http://www.pacegallery.com/artists/327/louise-nevelson http://www.louisenevelsonfoundation.org/ http://drkottaway.com said: "SoFarSoStu has tagged me for the three days, three quotations and tag three other…

Off to Neurology I Go

Six am I'm getting picked up at Nine am to see my neurologist I'm showered not panicked yet about to get medicated and yet I can't put the laptop down. Nervous yes, but I washed my hair did not oil it (but oiled myself instead my skin is shedding like my dog's hair used to…

Near the lake

I woke up at 3:33 this morning an all time low When my bear came in the bedroom with dinner last night I asked him about the time, because it is becoming hard to keep track of it. He said that during his break from work he noticed that I wake up a the pre-crack…

Frida Kahlo

http://drkottaway.com/2016/01/04/the-enemy/ I wanted to continue the cycle of quotations(to appease your sister, I comply) and I wanted to find things written by female artists. My cranky nature and exhaustion and unmedicated ADHD, sent me down the rabbit hole searching for words, thoughts from Louise Nevelson and Frida Kahlo. Two very opposite passionate creatures then I…

At what point

At what point Do I get to have some rest. This break was a vacation for all parties except for Girlie except for Me. I don't like breaks they hurt and take at least six weeks to heal I prefer rest, a good night's sleep, a long nap with a fizzy drink next to my…

Gratitude

Why assume that gratitude is from a gift that one person freely gives to another person. Why can't you have gratitude for the essence of something like air? Without air, you will cease to be While grasping for it gasping for it eyes bulging for it thank the elements for air.