• The Sun is Massive

    Recently, our first born has developed an infatuation with the solar system. Every day he reviews the planets with me (and Momma). In addition to this, he has been asking some questions about where we are from – which has given us an opportunity to use the family globe. How did this all begin? Our family tends to frequent books stores – because of our love of books and knowledge. On one of those visits to Barnes&Noble, we arrived into the store came upon the clearance shelves right at the entrance of the store. One book stood out – Our Solar System and Beyond. We read to him every day…

  • Mirrored

    Mirrored in your eyes I see my destiny Into the dark depths I plunge and drown Racing to the surface Rising to the dancing sun and moon Overwhelmed, I stare into dark mirrors Ruing the day I chose to take a peek Everywhere I turn, now, you are there Daring me to turn from the mirror.

  • And time stood still

    On that quiet, lonely hill Under the bright, starry night So peaceful and calm And time stood still. The sun set in the West Waves crashing on the shore So peaceful and inspirational And time stood still. In the middle of a crowd Children screaming Music blaring So loud, yet unheard And time stood still. On a busy sidewalk Christmas Eve in New York Faint stars overhead Just stand and look up The crowd rushing by Unnoticed by the standing figure And time stood still. Under a willow tree Moon shining bright Stars twinkling So quiet and peaceful And time stood still. The hill, the beach, The crowded fair, The…