Chapter 11

11 Jacy woke to Fay meowing by the bed. She checked the time, thankful that she didn’t oversleep but not happy to be up at five am. She got up and followed Fay downstairs. Fay sat next to her food bowl and meowed while Jacy struggled to open the can. Fay dug into her food […]

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It’s ok

It’s been hard to focus on anything lately. I haven’t been writing, or reading. I can’t meditate. Haven’t been able to even focus on watching tv. I finished a weaving and started two new ones but haven’t touched them in a few days. I started doing yoga again, before all this lockdown stuff started, but […]

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Chapters 9 and 10

9 Jacy woke to Abra to jumping onto her bed.  “Happy Birthday!” Abra screamed and began jumping up and down next to her. Jacy sat up and pulled on Abra’s pajama pants to get her to sit down. Abra sat on her feet and reached over to embrace her in a big hug.  “Thank you. […]

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After

TW: miscarriage  In my pervious post, I mentioned my miscarriage. I haven’t really written about it yet. But, I don’t want to really write about the miscarriage itself. I want to write about the after. But first I will write down the short story of that day. In 2017, I went to my midwife for […]

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Chapters 7 & 8

7 Jacy was meeting Morgan at the coffee shop at one. That gave her plenty of time to finally plant the roses that were still in pots. Abra told her that her mother used to grate soap around the garden and the smell kept the deer away, so Jacy figured it was worth a try. […]

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Chapter 6

6 Jacy and Abra were busy decorating Litha. The doorbell rang and Jacy found Ezra and Liam standing on her porch. They came in carrying trays of food and flowers. They took everything out to the back yard and helped Abra finish setting up. Jacy answered the door for Aria and Elsie. “We’re just waiting […]

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born in the woods

Note: I am very thankful for modern medicine, I have had two natural births in hospital settings and they were excellent. This is purely my imagination, I think.  My sister is scheduled for an induction tomorrow. So assuming that baby doesn’t come tonight, she will be heading the hospital in the morning to give birth. […]

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Chapter 5

  5 June Jacy was meeting The Willow Coven at the coffee shop to make plans for Litha, summer solstice. She couldn’t believe it had only been four months since she moved to Honeywick. It felt like she had been here her whole life. She waved to her friends and went to order her soy […]

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Chapters 3 and 4

3 March It had been a month since Jacy moved into her grandmother’s home. She was starting to feel at home. She had met many of the locals and appreciated their small town kindness. She cleaned up the attic and decided to put up her altar where her grandmother’s had been. In another corner of […]

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Chapter Two

Jacy turned to Rose with her mouthed gapped. “How did I not know this?” “Oh, you knew dear, you just forgot. It’s been a very long time since you came to visit.” “Yes, that’s true, I think I was thirteen the last time I was here.” “It has been quite a long time. Shall we […]

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