Butterfly Kiss

Butterflies have always symbolized something beautiful to humanity throughout history and culture. The metamorphosis that moths and butterflies undergo has seemed to be one of the most magical and mysterious things witnessed in nature. What looks like a small worm, a caterpillar that may crawl along a twig or leaf or that may crawl through … Continue reading Butterfly Kiss

Lovely Death

Two years ago, I wrote a little piece about how lovely it is to let dead things go. It was late October and the weather at the foot of the Rockies had turned cold, wet, and windy.  I’d been married to and living with a man who had, at first, seemed to be everything good … Continue reading Lovely Death