A Silly Story for a Saturday

Photo by David McElwee on Pexels.com I've been on my Spring Break this week. In teacher life, this is a week to catch up on the ever-snowballing list of things that need to be done at home, in my other work for Learning Without Scars, as well as a tiny bit of time for self-care. … Continue reading A Silly Story for a Saturday

Hopeful

Photo by Anthony on Pexels.com Hopeful There are moments when time seems to stop a suspended instant where the world shines we find clarity purpose hopeful in our direction a brightness to lead us along our path - Caroline A. Slee

Descent

The journey requires trust in all we cannot see the destination cloaked to hide from worried minds and searching eyes with stomachs full of butterflies and hearts resting over our voices we step into the unseen a descent into the unknown - Caroline A. Slee

Masks

We choose the face we wear masks we comfortably share each scene calling for a different view a different strength to push us through we cover our truth in the armor of invisibility wearing so many faces not our own until the masks become who we are and the self is no longer known - … Continue reading Masks

Mosaic

We rebuild gather every broken piece fragments of a life all the shattered memories sharp-edged emotion and our crushed hopes we rebuild but so much more we create new beauty from our phoenix ashes we celebrate the broken moments and transform them into new visions - Caroline A. Slee

Traffic

The sunrise finds us in transit headlights slicing the dark eyes on the road dipping through predawn fog dust from the fields far from the city lights the sunrise finds us in silent commutes hurrying the day into being - Caroline A. Slee

Grind #MondayBlogs

Photo by Monstera on Pexels.com Grind Shoulder to the wheel nose to the grindstone the body into focus work become religion our backs into our labors our time spent on the clock we grind our days into our goals we grind our moments into our purpose we grind until it is obsession part of a … Continue reading Grind #MondayBlogs

Chaos Madness

Photo by Татьяна Чернышова🍒 on Pexels.com One thousand eyes to cover the spectrums everywhere all at once the madness that takes over emptiness in its path the chaos that does not create nothing blooming in its dust the dream-destroyer as spirit fades and memory seeks to resurrect what no longer remains - Caroline A. Slee

Testify

Speak set your voice into the world let your truth fly free upon the air a current that will build into a storm though others may seek to drown you out shout you down deny your words just speak and let your words set you free - Caroline A. Slee

Into the Wind

We set our prow into the wind setting fast against the storm riding every wave glimpsing sky between towering walls battened down and tied in committed to the journey no matter our fear - Caroline A. Slee