Running on Empty

Running on Empty

No!  This can not be happening.  I pushed on the gas pedal over and over as my car started coasting.  I looked up to see the gas gauge blinking on empty.  Ahhhhhh!  Where was the warning?  I get almost 50 miles to the gallon, I had to have been running on low for...
Knocked Down, Wall Up: Trauma

Knocked Down, Wall Up: Trauma

I lay on the ground looking up at the blue sky.  Unaware of what just happened to me.  My body struggling to breathe as the air was knocked out of me by the hard fall.  My body hurt, soul hurt, brain confused, a deep reminder of how broken I am.  The wall went up and...