I stare at the same stars you do, Face turned up to the sky, Wondering what you’re doing there, I try to remember our goodbye, I don’t think I said what I wanted to, Harboring the truth. I’m sorry I … Continue reading Tonight.
It seems to me it is better to hear and listen than speak in times like these. Continue reading Hear
I hear your voice in the sea; It’s speaking to me. Once again, here I’m found, feet in the sand. The first step is all it takes, And I’m swept away. The screaming torrent calms the storm in me. Salt … Continue reading The See
Late night “word processing.” Writing helps let the words out maybe I didn’t say during the day or even years ago. Let’s be real, we don’t speak 100 percent of our mind 100 percent of the time. Well–some people may, … Continue reading Smoke In The Eyes
It could be a lot worse. “This is not the hardest thing you have done or will do,” is something that pops into my head when I’m running and I still have miles to go and question whether or not … Continue reading You know
I’m sick of me, And That’s exactly where I want to be, Letting go of everything Bringing others into destiny; Breaking the lie that they’re unseen, Get my eyes off me, And onto real vision, It’s time to make a … Continue reading This one is for free.
I still see their faces; they’re seared in my mind, those beautiful faces in a tiny southern town. Some of them were rescued from selling their bodies or being forced to, others from strands of suicide attempts, scars etched on … Continue reading Beauty: An Oldie, But a Goodie
A straight excerpt from my paper journal: 8/12/17 “First date in 10 years tonight… I think I’m good for another 10.” 👌🏼 Continue reading For Your Amusement.
I’ve drafted numerous posts basically saying the same thing, all to be digitally crumpled in a ball and thrown into the wall. I’m still waiting for the right words to fall. Here’s a secret: I feel I’ve been speaking without … Continue reading Notes: In Case You’re Wondering
Your refusal to let me in Has left me dauntless Yet gasping for second wind… Just saying. You’re a test of strength Not for the faint More than a chase But I knew you were a fight I could see … Continue reading Settle Down.