TWITL – week thirty-three – the blank page

staring back at me untold possibilities if I just let go It’s so strange. During the week, I have all these blog worthy thoughts whirling through my head but when I actually sit down to write the post, all of the ideas just flee from me. Should I take notes during the week? Should I…

TWITL – week twenty-two – music & movies

MUSIC LAC 2017 – KAT Country’s Listeners Appreciation Concert was hot musical fun. On the Stanislaus County Fairgrounds in Turlock, country music fans gathered beneath the hot sun and barely there breeze to listen to music from new and favorite artists. It was in the lower 90s but without much shade, a random breeze, and…

TWITL – week nineteen – new music, new tattoo, etc

it’s just a notion a supposition a fanciful feeling rooted in this imagination it’s just speculation a break from reality a bit of wishful thinking wrapped in wistful musings because it’s not real it can’t be true surely it’s merely chance something akin to coincidence except– let’s ponder this– give in to the notion for…

TWITL – week five 2017

the first touch the tentative smile how time just stops the breath holds the heart pauses let this be forever as we exhale suddenly truly alive the broken pieces worn to something new just as beautiful as once fallen tears this time hope blooms with promise in this first touch Simon Kassianides in Desert Dancer…

movie review – La La Land

Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling in La La Land How much do I LOVE this movie? I LOVE IT. LOVE LOVE LOVE! First let’s get this out of the way– I ADORE Ryan Gosling. I’ve adored him since I met him and I have followed his career since his Young Hercules days. I admit, I…

TWITL – week thirty

whatever your confession still the impulse to reveal let it wallow in the depths of your soul your penance of pride swallow the tears choking your throat the price of your fall relief will not be given forgiveness will elude ever out of reach whatever your confession hold it fast to your heart while it…