Fine threads of black, knotted into masks.
It is not that foster parents are unequipped to handle kids; foster parents are required to take parenting classes. The problem is that there are few people in the country who actually know how to be parents.
Dearest people, I am so proud to announce my poem, Harmony, has been accepted for publication at Free Verse Revolution!
Foster children are twice as likely to develop Post Traumatic Stress Disorder then veterans of the war; there are over 400,000 children in the foster care system today.
I am so pleased to announce my poem, Graveyards, has been accepted for publication at Spillwords Press!
So, I am going off my blogging schedule here, on the last day of the year. To those of you who think that wrong, I believe some news simply must be shared as it comes along!
As each year passes, it wraps me inside. It is only when I look back do I realize the weeks I felt were empty were all building up to the pitcher full of things I have accomplished.