Nighttime Madness – A poem

Nighttime Madness – by Suzanne E. Allen Thoughts of doubts fill my mind. Midnight anxiety, right on time. Self-destruction, breaking self. No amount of kind words can help. Please be patient with me, again. It’s never about you my friend. Need a moment to let the words fade. A long time ago they were made. … Continue reading Nighttime Madness – A poem


164 miles to E – Another 365 days around the sun.

April 20th, 2018 Sitting in the car looking at how many miles until I hit empty.  Just feeling grateful for the $20 of gas my son put in the car for me.  At the same time also feeling pretty useless.  It has been a hard adjustment this past year. I know that I shouldn’t feel … Continue reading 164 miles to E – Another 365 days around the sun.


It is March 8th, 2018 and according to my calendar and social media, it is International Women’s Day. To be honest, I had no idea there was such a day.  I don’t spend a lot of time following trends, politics or anything related to social movements.  It’s not that I don’t care but sometimes my … Continue reading Women