I wonder why I give so much and receive so little, Where did I go wrong I ask. I look everywhere but receive no answer Therefore, I just shrug my shoulders and move on with tears in my eyes and sorrow in my heart.
We sat around the fireLooking at the skyWondering what was out thereThat helped us all get by.I asked the little rose,who protects you tender one?She said, my thorns protect methey keep me safe from everyone.I turned to the pink lady and asked her sowho protects you dear lady, from getting hurt and bruised?She turned to … Continue reading Friday Prayer
I am like a piece of paper Swaying in the wind. I like to go where the drift carries me And don't like to be pinned. I ebb and flow with life With no plans whatsoever. Ask me what I'll do tomorrow I'll shrug and not say something clever. I am clean and transparent With … Continue reading No more pushing around
I thought you were going to rain on me, said the parched earth, to the rain laden clouds I thought you were going to visit me, said the flower, to the bee I thought you were going to pick me, said the toy, to the little girl I thought you would play with me, said … Continue reading False Hope
Why did you breathe life into me, when all people do is turn away, with their nose crinkled Why did you breathe life into me, when all people do is curse, when I touch them Why did you breathe life into me, when all people do is pull me out, in exasperation Why God Why? … Continue reading Hey there God, are you listening?
My contribution. Sorrow Melancholy, Depression Crying, Weeping, Lashing Cold, Lonely, Contracted, Rejected Smiling, Connecting, Laughing Expanding, Loving Happy
You were my best friend Your smile was kind Your love was pure I think about you everyday Every second of every minute Life was not fair to you But who can understand the ways of the Universe? I think of you in everything I do. You came in like a breath of fresh air … Continue reading An ode to my best friend
two by two they stood in front of St. Peter."Why should I let you in ?", he asked."Because I am taller ", said one sister"Because I am prettier", said the other. two by two they stood in front of St. Peter."Why should I let you in ?", he asked."Because I am wealthier ", said one … Continue reading A day in the life of St. Peter
If only I could bottle these up .. and spritz them every once in a while How awesome would that be? The feeling of comfort when stroking Cherry's soft fur The feeling of affection when hugging kiddo after a workout The feeling of contentment when watching hungry birds eat food that I leave for them … Continue reading Eau de Parfum
As the hammer pounds away at the nail pushing it deeper and deeper into the frame So do my tears pound away at my sorrows pushing them deeper and deeper into the nooks and crannies of my heart.