Measuring Life

One of the wonderful things about the holidays is the ability to muse with loved ones on the greater things in life as everyone finds themselves with a day or two of rejuvenating respite from the trials of adulting with work and other responsibilities. This week I found myself reveling in what initially I found … Continue reading Measuring Life


The clock on the wall Stares at me, blank faced, Quietly judging me as The night I waste Not sleeping . Tick, tick, tick Like a finger wagging Or the tisk-tisk Of one who is nagging I'm still not sleeping . Bells and chimes Tormenting proclamations It's one, it's three, it's five Increasing my frustration … Continue reading Sleepless