Ain’t no shame in it

Sure creeps will snicker and point, They live with their parents, It’s not their business, Down through the ages families lived together, Get a grip, Live your life, Times are hard, Things really never change, Money only goes so far, Since nine I was there for my mom, Until 2010, Older half sister’s fifth husbandContinue reading “Ain’t no shame in it”

Black

Green, Grape, Orange, Strawberry, Red, Cherry, My dad loved licorice, Pistachios the red dyed ones, What a mess, In the kitchen at his chair he’d crack em, Rush crappy Linbal on radio, mom in the kitchen cooking, Where ever I was I’d here, ‘Val get in here!’ Help your mom! From nine to most ofContinue reading “Black”

Your idenity

Your responsible not audible always, When young someone always asks that, You are not responsible for bias of others, Bigotry of your forebearers, Bigotry taught out of hate to young, Thats for us to change our mindset, Our brains are always expanding, Knowlege is absorbed creating learning, All learning stimilates growth, Mentally, Cognitively, Those thatContinue reading “Your idenity”

My Nana,

Voice cracked when sang in church, How odd things grand daughters recall, Me what I recall, We all can sit with those we love, Recall nuisances others might never care to take note of, Nana was pure Norsk, Norsk means Norwegian, Lottie Henrietta Starkey was married in nineteen twenty-two at twenty four, Fourth grade teacher,Continue reading “My Nana,”

Witness

A dear one believe it is foolish to see out a priest, Just as soon talk to a Rabbi, I feel bewidered, lost, Like R2D2 I have thoughts and questions, No one to share them to, I’m not seeking a forgiveness just an ear, An ear of someone who will hear the pain I sufferContinue reading “Witness”

What a word Time!

Use to look forward to Time with the Heike cousins, As a child looking forward made horrible things vanish, Family. lost Becky Rohr Clark to cancer, Dad(Dr.L.N.Heike) 2012 dementia Mom{ Marian D.Bittenger Heike) murdered by Diana Lee Dudly two codine packs a week) on our diabetic my best pal and mom. Ellen Beth Heike Mathis,Continue reading “What a word Time!”

Daddy’s girl

Daddy’s ninety three, Daughter oldest sixty-eight, Yesterday were hugs and tears, Gay daughter momma treats like not irrelevant, Hates her life partner, Me, Neither parent’s care to meet me, Why! Simply because I’m gay, Not a choice as others believe, Who I am is simply in my jeans, I mean genes.

The little mother

Ellen Beth Heike second youngest Heike cousin, Games were different with baby Ellen, Charles(Cub) Heike made Ellen only one not allowed to be tossed in lake, Only Ellen could push in Everyone, When we fished Ellen and Connie Ulmer were doctors, We had three small docks, Word would be screamed ‘Oh Doctor your needed!’ SwiftContinue reading “The little mother”

Chapter 4-8,39 clues, Storm Warning by Linda Sue Park

Chapter 4, https://youtu.be/NSlA01ygydA Chapter 5a, https://youtu.be/fNmPoHaznr8 Chapter 5b, https://youtu.be/c9Dlpz5On34 Chapter 6a, https://youtu.be/SFtkDOG989M Chapter 6b-8, https://youtu.be/x-WeDNSJpv8