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Image by JusTee You were so fastIn your chameleon waysTo toss us asideWithout a say…So angryIn words and action-To benefit at all, no-But aid distraction…You were so sureIn a fight for right-That you gave upGoal and sight.Now like a balloonYou are free-May you find the viewAnd the ability to see.

Be Yourself

Original image by JusTee Be yourself they saidStay out of your headShed those tears at nightDon’t burn the light- Be yourself they saidSmile from insideDon’t burn that bridgeBe a part of the ride- Be yourself they saidKeep prayer in your heartTurn to HimEven when you fall apart- Be yourself they saidNot what they desireCast their... Continue Reading →

Void of regular emotion Young become zombies to life Isolation a given confinement Self-torcher for insight. No one knows the adversary Or understands… It’s different now Because reality is what we pretend. Ghosts walk the halls, movies and games Solving the next mystery And deciding who to blame. . . Then causing new misery In... Continue Reading →

Dear Teenager

DEAR TEENAGERSeeing the world through your eyes Would make my hope pretty dark... Accepting your reality instead  Would take away the needed spark. Compromising my rules Would bring a weakness I won't like... Quitting the battle now Would cost more than just the fight. Old while learning nothing Is an idiocy you choose to sell...... Continue Reading →

Letting Go

Black and white Logic a friend But just a moment  Brings color again. Pain and anger Calculated space Clutching tightly  So nothing is erased. Patience with time Praying for you Feeling helpless With so little to do. No way to show you Or words you will hear But patiently waiting While always staying near.

Picking Up Pieces

The faded blue summer sky highlighted the heat for Amanda's friends and her to play in today. Hide and seek, running through sprinklers and drinking from the hose would be a part of their play time. Only children appreciate carefree days like this. Amanda loved to play outside. Each year her light blonde hair would... Continue Reading →

A Little Slow

When I went to Petco last Friday I was thankful I didn’t have the money for a turtle. It’s not that a turtle is expensive, but setting up their habitat is, and I knew that was money I didn’t need to spend. BUT – I liked a turtle in the store. It followed me everywhere... Continue Reading →

Forced Change

  Change my make up Color my hair Make it short I don't care. Break the rules Change my friends No matter what I'll find my end. No logic or emotion Just do what I want No thought for anyone Just more to taunt. No explanation or virtue Careless with time Want it all Without... Continue Reading →

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