Life

Deported

Dipped in agony, regret and shame; No good thing comes with his name. Eyes look downward; can’t look straight; His lot is hardly a thing of fate.   The land of opportunity; they didn’t lie; From a dark, rural life… Read More ›

Imperfect

If the price for a holding a rose Wasn’t the thorn in my flesh, And the aftermath of sunsets Utter darkness   If lightning didn’t illuminate For just a split second, Then that would be perfect, And of that I’d… Read More ›

Mundane

Quietude or bustle Whether a stroll, or a shuffle Time goes by slowly Nothing out of the ordinary   Hills sit quietly watching Rivers rush on by Cattle crossing unperturbed Birds swooped down take flight   Inner turmoil takes a… Read More ›

Full Circle

Parents, Your children deserve your love, Your care, And your respect.   It’s your duty to provide them With a safe and loving environment. After all, you brought them here; They didn’t ask to come here. Remember that As much… Read More ›

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 ›