Poetry

Pain

It’s a necessary part of reality. I don’t enjoy it. I don’t seek it, But I know it. I have felt it.   There are growing pains, Without which we stay stunted. Physical pain isn’t pointless, It teaches us endurance…. Read More ›

Re-Birth

Water breaks; Walls close in. Home is no longer welcoming, Forcing me out.   It shakes, Writhing in agony The earth quakes; I hang on. The space becomes smaller; Can’t stay here any longer. But this is my home, Where… Read More ›

Let Go

Holding on to all the things that this person or that person did to you only hurts YOU – not them! It makes YOUR life miserable – not theirs! So while you complain to everyone who will listen, feeding your… Read More ›

Home

It’s that feeling of leaving, Then coming home. There’s nothing else like it; The air smells fresher;   The breeze blows sweetly; You notice the birds chirping. Each sound you hear, Each sight, carries meaning.   It’s waking up in… Read More ›

Life’s Frailties

Life is so fragile. Success doesn’t fill you. Wealth doesn’t save you. A job doesn’t protect you. Admirers can’t assure you.   Happiness can be elusive. Contentment fades quickly. Mental anguish isn’t partial; Whether rich or poor, Popular or unknown…. Read More ›