Poetry: “Journey On”

JOURNEY ON *************************** …step…step….step, into the cool air that surrounds me above the dim stars… Breathe… Breathe into the silent air above the dark sky at midnight… Stare…blink….stand… Still. So still. Gather my scattered thoughts… Invisible thoughts that come alive in my so-active non-silent mind. Look up , so high….into the never-ending sky… wishing for…Continue reading “Poetry: “Journey On””

Poetry: “Recalling Home”

  Recalling Home…. My beating heart yearns for a place that it remembers as home.   Yet my mind, cannot recall its sacred destination… My soul desires beauty and peace, A place where love flows as free as the calm waters of the ocean, and harmonious music carries through the cool wind breeze….   SomewhereContinue reading “Poetry: “Recalling Home””

Inspirational Poetry:No One Would Understand the Words

No One Would Understand the Words —————————— So many times ago… I was told – No one would understand the words… The words that flow so openly through the feathered pen of my musical heart… Those words, that pick every particle of my inquisitive mind apart. They said nobody would understand… The words of myContinue reading “Inspirational Poetry:No One Would Understand the Words”

How do you destroy the monster – without actually becoming one?

How do you destroy the monster without actually becoming one? How do you conqueror the darkness without actually becoming lost? How do you reach out for warmth when it burns to your touch, but your heart, craves it so much? Nobody said fighting the monster would be easy, but somehow, you fight, just so youContinue reading “How do you destroy the monster – without actually becoming one?”

Dark Poetry: No Name

No Name I’ve been stripped of everything I used to know. Left naked, vulnerable and my skin, unsewn. On display for everyone to see, but through that window, it isn’t who I appear to be. They’ve taken my insides, and turned them outside in. My soul they tugged and tugged, but, it just wouldn’t give.Continue reading “Dark Poetry: No Name”

Poetry: Warrior Angels

  WARRIOR ANGELS We are not broken We are not battered…   Our souls might have shattered, but they will be mended, as each piece is put back together…   We are warriors, our hearts were not broken – they were only conditioned, so that they could grow stronger.   When the desolate fog creepsContinue reading “Poetry: Warrior Angels”

Poetry: Burning the Embers

              Burning the Embers Through the flames of the rising burning fire, she saw all the glory that awaited her. The embers burned with all of the haunting memories of a haunted past as they were swept away in the cold breezy air. Every ember was a moment inContinue reading “Poetry: Burning the Embers”

Starting something new….Fixing…broken?

After the Illinois budget hadn’t been passed for several weeks, I was laid off from a job I’d faithfully had for 12 years. I was laid off for a month. During that month, I applied for a job as an Administrative Aid at a nearby church….Although I did get called back to my job, IContinue reading “Starting something new….Fixing…broken?”

Dark Poetry: ” I Need the Burn”

I breathe in the darkness, and I glimpse up at the moonlight as it feels my heightened senses. The cold air flutters under my twitching nose as I embrace an invisible warmth. The darkness has come to visit once again. Uncertainty fills my heart as my spirit searches through the blackness looking for an answerContinue reading “Dark Poetry: ” I Need the Burn””

Fallen Angel Poetry: Broken Wings

Broken Wings An angel of repentance with a heart of stone. A heart that was once soft to the touch, now lay dormant, cold as rigid ice. Her long dark flowing hair wrapped around a pale slim body adorned with broken wings torn to shame, which she wore like bad memories. The fallen angel onceContinue reading “Fallen Angel Poetry: Broken Wings”