Poem – I Am Just a Candle

I am just a candle On top of a cake waiting to be eaten Here to fulfill other people's wishes Unable to live for myself Stuck in place until snatched From the sweetness Never being able to taste it My warmth comes with a price To give and never receive For I am just a... Continue Reading →

Poem – Caged Bird

A caged bird sings in the darkness Falling upon deaf ears Losing feathers from flightless wings The cover has been forgotten It stays collecting dust The caged bird only sees the night Though the darkness springs imagination Of soaring above the trees The darkened song bird Can almost feel the breeze The feathers that have... Continue Reading →

Poem – Bully

Your words cut my skin like invisible knives Each word leaving a new wound Until there is no more surface to cut I am left bleeding unseen to the naked eye Your words enter my blood stream like toxin Filling me with your poison Changing how I will forever see myself When I look in... Continue Reading →

Poem – You and I

You and I are mere seeds blowing in the wind  Destination unknown as we dance amongst the flow Twisting and turning through the air Never thinking about where we are going  Then all at once The force around us loosens its grip Delicately we decent Our directions diverge and I land upon the unnatural ground... Continue Reading →

Poem – Paths Merging

For in the forestThere is a pathThat diverges into twoBut one should seeThe perspective is new For instead of one dividingIt is two collidingOne side may be smoothThe other made of dirtBut together they joinOn the same destination It is no coincidenceFor fate brings it togetherWhere two paths mergeAnd face the stormy weatherAll on their... Continue Reading →

Poem – Staying Positive

Breathe in Take a moment to feel Close your eyes Soak it in A world that hasn't been kind Breathe out Let it all go Open your eyes See the possibilities Life is what you make of it

Poem – Stuck

I am stuck Stuck inbetween What I used to be and what I am No longer the student and yet not the teacher I am stuck Stuck in a body that betrays me Where my mind plays tricks And my skin feels too much I am stuck Stuck between sanity and the great beyond Where... Continue Reading →

Poem – Invisible Pain

Deep inside me it lives Waiting just below the surface Tiny pieces as sharp as glass Scraping me from the inside With a smile plastered on my face I keep moving forward Waiting for it all to shatter And spill upon the Earth So that people can finally see What is actually going on inside... Continue Reading →

Poem – Life Is What You Make Of It

Rise to the sun each morning Even when it does not shine For each day is a good day When you realize all that you have Because the grass is never greener On the other side It is just shorter and well maintained So get out your mower And get to tending your life

Poem – There Is More To Poetry

Poetry is so much more than words on a page It is thoughts that are conjured up In the mind of the reader For every poem can be interpreted Differently by each person Bringing new insight through Ones own personal experiences A poem is not just written For the poets way of seeing the world... Continue Reading →

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