#OTR50 Day 122: Won’t You Sit With Me?

Puppy eyes pleading

Puppy Face Luna, my love, you must never play poker Your puppy eyes speak wonders Your mood read with a glance Honest and true Your heart on your paw Letting me know how you feel . . . That more time with you is always the better option In your not subtle at all opinion. […]

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#OTR50 Day 110: WordPress Blues

I write and I write and I write | Your pages don’t turn but I fill them nonetheless | With words that I hear first in my mind and then flow onto the page that is not paper […]

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#OTR50 Day 106: Puppy Eyes

You welcome this weary traveler home with expressive eyes | I see you and you see me | You worry that I don’t know that you missed me. . .I know | You need me to know that I should stay. . . I know

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#OTR50 Day 105: Time and Pace

Time and Pace One day rolling into the next without notice Late nights and early mornings making it hard to remember Is it Monday or Sunday? Wednesday or Thursday? In rooms without windows, it is a challenge keeping track of sunrise and sunset My phone tells me it is the next day Yet I am […]

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#OTR50 Day 104: Stress Snacking

Stress Snacking Potato Chips Tostitos Pretzels Popcorn Late nights working by laptop light Making me crave what I avoid Chocolate bars M & Ms Kit Kats Hershey’s Kisses Deadlines and presentations Driving me to munch, crunch and devour I know it’s not healthy I know it’s all mental Yet my willpower melts When deadlines approach […]

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#OTR50 Day 103: Insomnia

Insomnia I awake in the middle of the night over and over and over again Each time building stress making it harder to fall back to blissful sleep Each minute ticking by meaning less and less possibilities The alarm will sound and I will groan Exhausted and weary Angry with myself 262 Days to go […]

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#OTR50 Day 102: Presentation Prep

When the words become blurry on the screen | When the right words are just out of reach | When the connected thoughts suddenly seem disconnected […]

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