Blow My Way

Photo by Mikhail Nilov on Pexels.com There are days when I woke up to my boyfriend But I only thought of you If you were okay? And if you met anyone new? I dreamed that I would run into you In the city That we would have a second chance A last hurrah A final … Continue reading Blow My Way

Calf

Derek Harper licensed under CC-BY-SA 2.0 The food lives not It was cut from the root Drained of it substance It breathes no longer Seeking sunlight no more It's days of grazing ran short It's freedom to roam cut off While the world turned The breeze blew Days went on While life was taken to … Continue reading Calf

Uneasiness

Good afternoon, It's an awesome day to read some poetry. Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Pexels.com Uneasiness It comes And then it disappears again A feeling of uneasiness Washes over calm senses like a wave Causing calamity in the forest of the brave But our roots go deep, We're not easily washed away Love always, … Continue reading Uneasiness

Need IT

Photo by Vural Yavas on Pexels.com Need It I know now that I need it The way a fish dries out without water Akin to a person grasping for breathe When there's no air It's buried in the way a tree requires earth To maintain its roots That's the need I have everyday To hear … Continue reading Need IT

Innocence Dies

Innocence Dies I stood on the sidelines last time For a bit of rest To accommodate my breaking soul As time inches closer to an ever-changing pendulum I Pray for a quality of life I have yet to experience While pushing for a level of equity That extends beyond skin color I dig my hands … Continue reading Innocence Dies