Be Better

You can be better than that I wanted to say, as if I have any right to throw stones, to cast aspersions, to hurl insults. You can be better than that. Can’t we? Can’t we better than our base reaction, our primal response, our standard operating procedure? This is who I am she yelled at […]

Mea Culpa

I’m sorry. I should know better than to meddle, to question, to interrupt your flow. Who am I to second-guess your intentions? Every time I do — every time — I end up in tangles, somewhere I’m not supposed to be, like stepping in chewing gum. All I can do now is let go of […]