Author Archives: Samara

October 06

Straddling Jesus – The Sisterwives Do Dallas

You know those experiences that you look forward to and create such enormous expectations of, that the actual event doesn’t stand a chance? The Sisterwives meet up was NOT one of those. It began when Lizzi, our beautiful Brit, hatched her plan to travel to ‘Murica and meet dozens of beloved online friends. We formed a […]

January 05

white girl

Spoken Word and I go back a long way, and have a very…complicated relationship. But some words just can’t stay on the page. This was written to be performed as spoken word poetry, so I recorded it as such.  If you’d like to hear me, please click the picture below:        white girl […]

October 02

Can’t Find My Way Home

    “Come down off your throne, and leave your body alone…” ♫ F, G, Gm, D ♫   When we’re born we make a contract with God. Some are written in fine quill pens; some in blunt pencil, others in red handprints on a wall. He was the eldest of 6. The true prodigy; […]

June 30

He Hit Me (And It Felt Like A Kiss)

*Trigger Warning: Domestic abuse   In the history of the world, no one has ever loved anyone the way I loved my husband. I felt that way all the way up until the moment he dislocated my rib cage.   He bought me my first car. I didn’t own a car until I was in […]