Keep Laughing

Photo by Godisable Jacob on Pexels.com The pain may hurt you. Your friends may see your struggle and desert you. But laughter is the best medicine you will ever find. Because it makes the day bearable when the clouds form overhead. It makes the tears taste like bitter honey. It makes the hot coals turn … Continue reading Keep Laughing

Allergies

Photo by Em Hopper on Pexels.com Blushing honeysuckles sway with delight. Their push and pull is dictated by cheerful weeds. The pond nearby reflects the brilliant shine of green algae and excited fish. Flies mingle on the surface of it and play freeze tag with misquotes nearby. Johnson grass soaks up the sun's radiance. They … Continue reading Allergies

Unpopular Reality

Give me the truth  One thing I learned about lying  Is the upkeep cost is too high  Because you have to lie again to maintain a lie  So tell me the truth  Even if it curls your upper lip  And brings salty disappointment to trusting eyes  I can't live in the dark  Unaware of the … Continue reading Unpopular Reality

Today

  today, bitter unlearned sweat glistened from hard temples coated in hurt and frustration black, blue and red marker covered signs that said: Black Lives Matter, Justice For George, We All Bleed The Same   speak to the distress we feel the agony we see everyday and on TV the inequity we swallow like chalky … Continue reading Today