18 March 2012 ~ 10 Comments

The Adventures of an Eternal Expat

Dear readers of Butterflies & Phoenixes, When I last updated this website, I was still living in Germany, but shortly before Christmas 2011 we moved to the US and are currently living in the town of West New York, just across the Hudson River from New York City. We have also acquired a new family […]






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16 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Pain

This poem is actually made up of two incomplete poems that I wrote at different times. I figured they go pretty well together. Writing down our thoughts Can be spewing out our pain Which gushes forth like a river Of cold and icy rain When you lack someone trusted In which to confide Your worries […]






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16 August 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Lonely Christmas

This was written one Christmas several years ago when I was feeling both sad and happy about spending Christmas on my own. I was sad because people tend to spend the festive season together, but happy because it was strangely liberating to know that I didn’t have to be one of those people who is […]






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