Be Your Own Tiara

By Jane Miller My life is turning out neither the way I planned it, nor dreamed it. I dreamed of happy. Of belonging. Of place. Of love everlasting. Of a tiara. I have always wanted a tiara. A sparkly symbol of something … I don’t know. Acceptance? Esteem? Beauty? Altruism? One year, as we were... Continue Reading →

Happy Anniversary

by Jane Miller Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments. Love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds, Or bends with the remover to remove. O no! It is an ever-fixed mark That looks on tempests and is never shaken; It is the star to every wand’ring bark, Whose... Continue Reading →

by Jane Miller I have reached a conclusion. I need to spend the month of December in a place with no boats. No cars. Nothing to trip over. Nothing to remind me. Somewhere warm. Flat. And safe from dangers past and present. Despite exhortations not to revisit the past, sometimes the Past has other ideas.... Continue Reading →

Stable … No, Really, I Am

Jane Miller Everyone can put up with anything - as long as they know it will end. Morning sickness all day long? Give it nine months. Labor? Gonna end. Finals week? Seven days of hell, then it’s over. But some things have no end date. There's just no telling. How long does it take to... Continue Reading →

Facing It

by Jane Miller November 1, 2018 There comes a time when you have to face the fears you can barely acknowledge, let alone stare down, and step up to the edge of the precipice. Your body tenses as you look down into the abyss and realize that while there are people who love you, you... Continue Reading →

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