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

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

Talk

Talk Brotha can we talk? No fists, no knives, no guns and no baseball bats There is a time and a place for physical combat But the youth need to see How level headed adults negotiate We must unify like flocks of birds Taken to the baby blue sky There can be no pride in … Continue reading Talk

This Place

Photo by Spencer Davis on Pexels.com   This PlaceI feel comfortable wrapped up in your arms. You got that... warm apple pie Resting on a window seal In mid July kind of aroma In this place, filled with love and sweet treasures I found the elusive, fragile makings of a beautiful home Love always, Esha … Continue reading This Place

A Furry Friend

    Photo by Binyamin Mellish on Pexels.com A Furry Friend The television flashes with images of canines with no place to go At the time, I had an apartment that didn't feel like home So I made my way to the shelter In search of a friend to call my ownAs I strolled into … Continue reading A Furry Friend