The North West taught me how to be myself
again; it connected me to my childhood
To a simpler, cleaner life, void of excess.
It brought me back to love from bitterness.
The rain washed off my fears & doubts
The sun taught me how to be thankful, what
true gratitude look, feels, smells, and tastes like
A husband taught me patience & unconditional
And Dear Old Mother Nature, who showed me what living with
her is all about, bringing me back to
my long forgotten roots deep within
the cool damp earth. Of how to wish
and how to bend, the soul of my