OnBecoming is a memoir on rising through grief to be the self I always thought I would never be. I offer this creative nonfiction piece as a foreshadowing preface.
Malignant Phraseology Vol. 1: “You’re the Crazy One” I hung up the phone. I heard your eye’s screaming whisper, catching those blinding-dark glimpses behind my recycled aluminum mask. How dare you question me with able-minded accounts. Look away, over there, inside the you that voluntarily drank the unknowingly spiked Kool-Aid just yesterday. Is that she […]
In May of 2017, my father lost his fight with gravity. He took his final fall. The next few bedridden days took some adjusting. When we fall, we often think of the day we will get back up. It was obvious this was not one of those situations. The first clue was when he shared […]