Love in a Place Full of Liars

Photo by Oussama Elhaidi on Pexels.com Baby you have no name. But I know you're the kettle to my flame. Sitting ring side when I fight. Cheering me on when I'm at my wits end. Serving as my confidant and best friend. You show me what it means to love someone. Even if I can't … Continue reading Love in a Place Full of Liars

A Thank You to My Readers

Photo by Fallon Michael on Pexels.com I'm just gonna get it off my chest... My grandmother died last week. This is the third death I experienced in 10 months. First, my Father then my Auntie now this. So I stopped writing for a little over a week. I needed time to think. I needed time … Continue reading A Thank You to My Readers

How To Get Over

How do I get over Feelings that make me cry? Hurt that stings the soul Love that doesn't subside Even when the sky falls And your best friend dies At night my body is restless I'm trying to hold it all inside My heart says, More forward... Forgive but do not forget Live and let … Continue reading How To Get Over

Practice

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Practice A sandless hour glass Keeps track of the dial for me Trapped air sits ad nauseam With no way to pass the time and zero relief Moments are walled in with granular precision Shrinking seconds, caving-in, Inching closer to an aging vision But seeing its value nonetheless As you … Continue reading Practice