I have claimed my path. After a lifetime of doing what I should, or sometimes only what I could, I have chosen now to do and be what I am.

I am a writer.

Twisting within the artist chrysalis
Spending the days germinating
Weaving words slowly
Some days painfully starving and
Other days brimming with creation
Soon I will burst from this shell
Share the beauty from toil
Triumph of experience and
Fly solo
Stronger from the fast

Look for me to appear not as I am today
As I burst from my chrysalis.

Thank you to RedBubble for this place to trial and share. Thank you to the readers and watchers who take the time to comment and encourage. Thank you to the writers and artists here who continue to inspire. – Mardra

“I write therefore I am.” – Mew

  • Joined: September 2008


How to not write

“Write what you know.” This is a mantra said and read by many writers, particularly in reference to the novice compositionist. Hmm, novice compositionist, I might use that on my business cards. / Answers.com and Ask.com among others have made many folks experts where, in times gone by, about five years ago, experts were not only someone who knew something, but also someone who had something to sh…
Posted over 7 years – 8 comments

Some Good News in the news

I was amazed when this Good News made it tonight only 7 minutes into the program. Good News is usually stashed to the end of the show, after we’re all curled up in the fetal position trying to rock away the crazies of the world, but I digress . . . / Check out this link about my son’s great day yesterday! / Marcus / Don’t worry – it’s the good news about 13 seconds…
Posted over 8 years – 1 comments

Yea Me - Challenge Win!

Just for Fun card idea from a photo I took in Arizona. / And now I get to sit in the glory of deafening applause. / (he he) / Here it is / Thank you, / thank you, / thank you.
Posted almost 9 years – 4 comments

Hardest Most beautiful Day

My brother and his wife just had their first child. This beautiful boy / I put this down on paper when I returned from a long day at the hospital then work. / It is strained, I don’t love the flow. But the sentitment is a start and, oh, anyway here it is: / Today was the first – hardest / Most beautiful day of your life / Watching your love cry in pain / She was turned inside out…
Posted about 9 years – 1 comments

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