Quadrille #15 for dVerse Poets – A Son Leaves

We are laughing, in the last moments together before you begin your new life, in a new city. You are taking part of me with you. At the door, you grab me into a fierce hug, then you say goodbye, and leave. I cry. © D. Elaine Wood-Lane 8/30/16 Here’s how to Q44 with us …

Unexpected Wisdom From A Meme Producer

You know those tests and quizzes that run amok on Facebook? The latest is one that generates your "life motto" along with a copy of your profile picture. Well, this was mine today. I have to say, I like it and agree with it. Often we believe we have our life path all plotted out …

Ups and Downs of Life

New life with a health problem, Old life with a desire to go home and she finally got her wish. Family finally came to say their goodbyes. We all cried. © D. Elaine Wood-Lane, 8/3/16