Picture Perfect

My friend Donna posted this on Facebook. I thought this was really neat and amazing. I love how people can use their creativity to benefit others. It’s so selfless and sweet. Just wanted to tell everyone about Maple Leaf Mission.  Their email is: themapleleafmission.ca/   They offer photo session free of charge for people in the…

Just visiting

My days here by the hospital are starting to run into one big blob. I wake up… take care of Charlotte and visit the girls. I forget that there’s weekends and weekdays, night and day, sleep, and nap times. I woke up glued to the bed this morning. After kissing my husband goodbye, saying I…

Limbo

I’m 26 years old and in the previous year I experienced the joy of giving birth to a beautiful baby girl, experiencing a stroke, then finding out that I have a rare disease called Moya Moya. 2012 has been a year filled with uncetainties and doctor appointments. I later found out that I was also pregnant…

Philippines

I actually summed up the courage to enter an essay contest last year. My husband, pushed me to do it, and my friends helped edit it, edit it again, and put it through more editing. It’s still not perfect. But, nothing in life is. Writing isn’t meant to be perfect, it’s meant to implicate a…

Unfinished and Unpublished Work- Echo

Slumber evaded the city in a hazy stretch as the elements whipped forcefully through both structure and blood. The invasion of the night-distorted time as the blackened hue of night triumphed gloriously before noon, “It comes too early.” Darkened clouds swirled ominously atop my head, my halo upon a tainted world dipped in the purity…