Redemption

Photo by Polina Tankilevitch on Pexels.com Redemption I wish I could tell you the truth Without shame or judgement Without pointed words attacking me Like daggers cutting through bruised flesh This is the only place I can go I have been rejected from the rest I am the black sheep And the shepherd's burden It's … Continue reading Redemption

Need IT

Photo by Vural Yavas on Pexels.com Need It I know now that I need it The way a fish dries out without water Akin to a person grasping for breathe When there's no air It's buried in the way a tree requires earth To maintain its roots That's the need I have everyday To hear … Continue reading Need IT

Waiting In Truth

Photo by Ben Mack on Pexels.com Waiting In Truth The truth lies in the back of a still throat, waiting to be expressed, acknowledged and heard. Desiring to be picked up by the five senses of a person tuned out to the world. To be seen in the dazzling break of day. To dream of … Continue reading Waiting In Truth

Ugly Truth

This poem is for us. Whoever us might be.... Ugly Truth You can run away from reality But you can't hide from the ugly truth It lurks in the things you say It lives in the things you do It rides on the passenger side Of time chasing you Put on a nice presentation And … Continue reading Ugly Truth

Cease Fire

Cease Fire Where are the peaceful days? That were once filled with wonder, unexpected miracles and games. I pray their not be hide me. I search the tumbleweed torn desert for a bit of rain. Fall on an open spirit once again. Bring the roaring thunder, bring the charging wind. Until reality creeps in... And … Continue reading Cease Fire