One time, many moons ago, I wanted a perm. Back in the days of Cyndi Lauper, Madonna, and Janet Jackson, everyone wanted a perm. All my friends had one, and of course, I wanted the same, the bigger the hair, the better. Ah... I can still smell the fragrant bottles of Rave hairspray that have … Continue reading Sacrifice

The Dark Tunnel

A numb, gripping, paralyzing fear would accurately describe what I have been feeling lately.  My daughter is going through some medical issues that give us no explanation, and we are coming to the realization it's not going to just go away.  I will never forget the suffocation I felt, the way my throat tightened, when … Continue reading The Dark Tunnel