Confusion

Life is senselessly sensing. Eyes are seemingly seeing. Minds are mindlessly mentioning The bittersweet revenge of nature's curse. Go ahead and keep drinking while the world waits and listens. "We don't need you here anymore." What good is a man when he's already dead? We punish the punished. We beat the beaten. "When will it … Continue reading Confusion

I Am Good Enough

I'm waiting For the fight.The screamingThe slamming The crash against the wall..But he doesn't. He doesn't yell.He doesn't scream.He doesn't shout.He only loves me.I wake up To him pissed off,And I clench in fear. Waiting..Waiting..For something worseBut he only gives me that lookLike I should have known better,And I did.I am an adult. But where's … Continue reading I Am Good Enough

What Happened When My Husband Caught COVID-19

My story is like many others. It doesn't end in a tragic death or hospitalization. Instead it ends in financial destitute, fear, and uncertainty. It began with common symptoms: head cold, short of breath, and fatigue. We had to make sure it wasn't COVID-19, for the safety of our coworkers. We both swore it couldn't … Continue reading What Happened When My Husband Caught COVID-19