(from A Jar of Stars) February 2022 Resilience is not brilliance. It requires no skill at all. Resilience is what you acquire when you have been burned in the fire. It is the wisdom you gain from pain. It is your strength even when you are tired. It is the light that keeps shining, willingContinue reading “Resilience”

Trust (and then the rain came)

(from In the Shadow of my Pen: A collection of Poetry and Prose) September 2022 Unsplash Image by Sergio Alves Santo He drew on a cigarette while she stared into an empty glass. The air was thick and heavy as they sat in silence. Unable to look each other in the eyes, they had avertedContinue reading “Trust (and then the rain came)”