36 Inches of space

36 Inches of space by Suzanne Allen November 3, 2019 It’s the beginning of a new month. It’s been a few months since I last wrote anything significant about my life. The picture attached to this article is the 36 inches of space allocated to my personal belongings while I stay with my mother and … Continue reading 36 Inches of space

Remembrance – The Lost.

May 26, 2019 It is Memorial Day 2019 here in the United States.  A day of remembrance for those military soldiers that made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.   It’s a day to honor them, who they were, their service, and to the families, what they meant to them. As a veteran myself, I was … Continue reading Remembrance – The Lost.

Void

Emptiness. Hole. Hollow. "The quality or state of being without something" These are similar descriptions of feeling nothing. A void. People with Major Depression and anxiety understand the void very well. As one with major depression this feeling of emptiness happens quite often especially when under stress. During these moments of feeling nothing,  it's almost … Continue reading Void

Live, Love, Laugh – What does it really mean?

January 13th, 2019 It is a Sunday evening.  Twice today I got into an argument with my online relationship.  Same topic different day.  We have never actually settled it from previously. After I got mad, unfollowed and blocked him on all social media I then proceeded to tell him that it wasn’t for me anymore.  … Continue reading Live, Love, Laugh – What does it really mean?

Seasons Greetings, Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!

It is December 23, 2018.  I’m sitting here on this Sunday morning drinking my coffee, listening to Christmas music, and trying to find that holiday spirit.  Christmas is just 2 days away and it just feels like any other day. I’ve had moments in the past when I just didn’t feel up to the holiday … Continue reading Seasons Greetings, Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!!

Tears in the Dark by Suzanne Allen

That bewitching hour arrives once more. Darkness surrounds. Closed windows and doors. Lying awake, staring into the black. Thoughts tumbling over and over. Stress and anxiety start to react. Peace splintered once more. Nothing new to the mind. Been here before. Words carelessly are thrown about. What is it this time? Self-sabotage or self-doubt? Doesn't … Continue reading Tears in the Dark by Suzanne Allen

25 Years…a tribute to some fabulous human beings.

This was my entry for the Silver Cakes competition at the 25th Anniversary of the Oklahoma State Sugar Art Show. I got 2nd place and these are the people responsible for making the opportunity possible. This was only the second ribbon I received in these short 5 years of entering this competition. I was so … Continue reading 25 Years…a tribute to some fabulous human beings.

Love…on the other side of the world

Love...on the other side of the world by Suzanne Allen Dedicated to Ghabriel. Time has moved so slow. Days my heart, felt like it would break. You would always know. We've fought quite often. I would be angry so would you too. Yet, Love never let our hearts harden. We miscommunicate like no other. Distance … Continue reading Love…on the other side of the world