Signs of Success

I was drowning. Am Drowning. Filled with failure anxiety. In the middle of the swim, The middle of my swing for the fences. And the request then came. She wanted me to recommend her For a promotion. My opinion, my experience, Mattered. My opinion has the power to change a world. And the work requiredContinue reading “Signs of Success”


I studied, I planned, I contacted, Filled out every form, Went to every preparation even, Almost weekly. Smiling, even if I had to find privacy, In a hospital bathroom stall while waiting for an infusion. I got good scores, And made good impressions And yet, The people in charge Give me housing, With no realContinue reading “Wanted”