When you ask me how I am And I tell you that “I’m fine”, It means I’ve cried too many tears And breathed a multitude of sighs. If my words seem pretty vague, Well, I do it by design, Because I don’t want you to know, Underneath I’m not so fine.
I saw a twinkle in your eyeand it almost made me crycos it was just so nice to seesomeone else who thought like me
The world is too hot for me tonight. I have blisters on my heart from witnessing so much sadness around me. The heat rises from the pains of humanity and I suffer from heatstroke. I feel the fire, Fires all around. Some are oh so near, While others flame on distant shores. The stories ofContinue reading “Blister”
I treasure the solitude of standing in the waves and looking at a mirrored horizon.It lifts my soul and reminds me that there are so many directions my heart can go.
You encouraged me right when I wasn’t I should do this. I took your words and pressed them to my frantic heart. You reminded me that bravery is allowedAnd bravery has its own rewards. So I opened up and pour out what was hidden and packed away. In doing so I discovered so much aboutContinue reading “Bravery”
I am the guardian of your secrets The ones you keep inside The truth of who you really are All the things you try to hide I do not judge concealed thoughts Or the secrets that you carry You can tell me anything I’ll listen without commentary I keep confessions safe and sound I protect them until my death I will not speakContinue reading “The Guardian (with audio)”
100 word story Perhaps it’s time to break out of your self-imposed prison. You have spent too long living in darkness and keeping yourself small. You weren’t made for the shadows; you were made to dispel them. You were meant to shine and illuminate the way for others. Feel your inner spark reigniting as youContinue reading “Let it loose”
We’ve been together for so long I hope you understand I think it might be time For me to find a new man. I want some fresh romance Someone who will bring me flowers A man who’s company I’ll enjoy for endless hours. I need a man with wit One who will make me laughContinue reading “A New Man (with audio)”
Summer is coming, the heat is rising sweat glistens on my skin as a storm-bird sings prophecies Relief is coming, feet dipping lazily into a shining pool carols carry on the warm breeze Dinnertime is coming, it’s getting too hot to eatI choose a cool drink and seasonal treats Harvest is coming, mango and sweetContinue reading “Summer is”
When you walked through the door I fell onto your strong shoulder crying out an avalanche of tears and pain. Your chest caught every drop as I poured out my heart. You held me so securelywhispering understanding reassurances into my hair. It was exactly what I needed.You were exactly what I needed.