Is there a place?

Is there a place where you’d be proud to be called mine? Is there a place where our stars would eventually align? Somewhere far away — maybe a planet or two. Somewhere far away — together, just me and you.   I caught a glimpse of your shadow in the distance, please don’t run away….

Dear Trisha,

The following letter was written by my younger sister, Trisha. I hope that you may find peace during all your unexplainable chaos. 07/08/2019 Dear Tracy, I’m very stressed about college and also because my new math teacher gave me a bad impression of her class this morning.  Tuition is also $6000 and I don’t know…

You believed.

Why did you love me? Why did you love me when I was naive at nineteen? Why did you love me when I spoke words that were ever so mean? Why did you love me when your friends and family did not approve? Why did you love me whenever I’d push you far enough so…

They will mend.

Do you remember our last night together during the rainy month of May? We both cried rivers as you painfully begged me to stay. My heart told me no, but my mind assured me yes. I needed to leave in order for my life to eventually progress. You were still in denial, she was your…

Have you?

Have you ever thought about me? Have you ever thought about me since the morning that I had walked out of your bedroom door? Have you ever thought about me leaving all our precious memories shattered on your cold floor? Have you ever thought about me asking you to tell me about your day? Have…

Anonymous

The following letter was originally written on October 2017 regarding the nurse turnover epidemic in relation to autocratic management issues.  Names** were edited for confidentiality.  To whom this may concern: My name is “anonymous.”  I am currently working as a registered nurse in the telemetry unit of this hospital.  I will not disclose my personal…