Show Up

You challenge me with your eyes, passionately caring for me with your concern. You say to me, be open to any possibility, don’t be afraid to learn. Just be you & be brave enough to show up. But I was taught since birth to pour all my love into someone else’s cup. I wore a…

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Keep my Dream

Is it all just a dream… Star struck images & an impossible fantasy. Part of me wonders if it’s worth believing. Difficult to know what to let go of when you’re still grieving. & I don’t know what to do without the passion in my heart. If fear had its way, this dream would end…

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Universe

Our minds design the reality we learn & expect to see. There is an elegant reason for free will & our own chosen destiny. Truth is a construction we alone imagine. We have the power to build & destroy, give into fear, or grow love & compassion. At the heart of the matter, people are…

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Hate Me to Love Me

You throw insults wrapped in daggers to my heart & the words run marathons in my head. Vows of dying hate scream inside of me & the bleeding poison of fear spreads. We go around & around trying to make believe this story’s ending will be the same. You do what you can to play…

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What I Love

I don’t know how to follow a heart I gave up on…my mind & motivations seem a world away and too far gone. His words are poison to my brain, infecting every thought with self doubt. I look in the mirror & I don’t even know what I’m all about. Turn up the music, drown…

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Walk Away

Desire falling from the dying fire in your eyes…golden embers detained delicately to smothering silence & rage. Your fingertips trace carelessly along blackened butterfly walls, a look of disbelief along the lines & curves of your face. You never thought I could….leave. Hearts break under the weight of simple, dangerous choices. We both met destiny…

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