Cutting Lies

Cutting Lies Tell hungry lies To keep the truth at bay Run for cover under false tales Paint over the nasty details Move the goal post so no one comes Within 500 feet of it You change the course of conversation with precision Like a doctor performing surgery You carefully cut away the infection Love … Continue reading Cutting Lies

Big-Eyed

Photo by Miriam Alonso on Pexels.com Big-Eyed Look into the silver framed mirror, Covered in watermarks Big-eyed wonder stares back at you Questions form around the pupil's black ring Who will you be today? What will you choose today? How will you find your way? We are falling rain drops in a storm Searching for … Continue reading Big-Eyed

Tree Blossoms

Photo by Eva Elijas on Pexels.com Tree Blossoms I can't see my way out It is there covered in darkness and uncertainty By years of stress and worry Waiting for me to step closer to my breakthrough Pulling for me to overcome mountains I have yet to climb or compromise for Lead me to a … Continue reading Tree Blossoms

Vulnerability

Vulnerability I want to feel love all around me as though my body were wrapped in clay. The cold sensation of drying porcelain covers an exposed, tearful soul. Now the wind and rain can't touch the vulnerability I feel inside... The same insecurities, I have spent my entire life trying to hide. Love always, Esha … Continue reading Vulnerability

Barbershop Visit

    This is a poem from my book Perseverance of the Human Spirit. It's available on Amazon for purchase and Kindle Unlimited.    Barbershop Visit love is on his mind he gotta look good office work or chilling in the hood prayers lie on his shoulders dreams of fulfilling prophecy sit in rest around … Continue reading Barbershop Visit