Tag: suicide

Star Bright

STARS by Sybil Leonard Armes I saw a canopy of stars, Splashed on a velvet sky, Like crystal beads upon a dress, In sparkling clusters lie. I read this secret in the night, Upon the moon’s pale face, God uses stars as diamond pins, To hold the sky in place. Today marks the one year…

I Saw The Purple Scars

“You have to go through the falling down in order to learn to walk. It helps to know that you can survive it. That’s an education in itself.” ~ Carol Burnett A bit of a heads-up: I am going to tackle something here I’ve never tackled. I hope you choose to stay with me because…

Hope Springs

Don’t turn away; Keep your gaze on the bandaged place. This is where the light enters you. ~ Rumi I post once again with a very heavy heart in honor of our dear friends, the family whose son took his life last weekend. Days later their daughter tried to take hers. She was unsuccessful. Through…

This Moment

As I try to find words to fit the horrendous pain now felt over the loss of their child, I do our friends a gross injustice. There are none; words don’t exist to capture the horror they are currently experiencing. I fall miserably short. I post in honor of our dear friends who lost their…