OUR CATEGORY : Lisa Tara Eden

Four Seasons Woman

“Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.” General George S. Patton Hair soft and black as obsidian, Scent of sage. Eyes glow like stars in the night sky, Toothless or toothful smile – a moon beam. Scrunched in a ball, hands over face, recovering from drug addiction, trying to overcome homelessness, “Come back tomorrow, […]

Trying To Fathom Love

“I like shiny things….I used to steal them,” my friend, weathered from homelessness and drugs, says to me when we both sit inside a zipped canopy bed at Zaiko Hospital. My seven year old daughter calls gleefully from inside the bathtub, “open the towel wide like a bird’s wings that fly.” At supper time, my […]