$2.67 Including Tax by Sheryl Lynn

8 February 2015 I wanted to buy someone a single rose.  The grocery near me sells nice single roses.  I went into the refrigerator, looking for just the right rose.  I found one that was blooming nicely.  It was magenta and quite large.  Gorgeous! I asked the distant young girl […] Read more »

A Poem For Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month 2014

I’d first learned about Traumatic Brain Injuries while caring for my mother after her 2006 fall.  I was compassionate, I wanted to understand, and I did my best to be there for her in a way that felt good to her and to me.  I didn’t know what I didn’t […] Read more »

Sacred Distractions by Sheryl Lynn

It had happened too many times to be coincidental. I have a big dog.  Twenty years of dog walking have taught me big and small dogs don’t always get on.  In the interest of harmony for all, I’ve learned to steer clear of all small dogs unless I know they’re […] Read more »

The Unexpected Soulmate by Sheryl Lynn

Have you ever met your soulmate?  What do you think makes a soulmate, and what do you think makes a soulmate relationship? Is it easy?  Is it permanent?  Is it what you thought it would be? I define a soulmate as someone who is a friend of someone else’s soul.  […] Read more »

The Joys Of Not Being Understood by Sheryl Lynn

“No one understands me, and no one ever will understand me.” When the person at the other end of the phone said this to me, I understood the frustration of not feeling understood. Have you ever felt misunderstood?  Have you ever felt no one could understand you? I have.  I’m […] Read more »