The Recipient

Stop raping me she says, Stop kneeling on me he says, Stop treating us like we are less than we are, they both say… You promised you wouldn’t kill us yet we were taken against our will and forced to build for you, then you say we are not good enough. Those left behind have […]

Rinsed Plight

Cast a net on my emotions oh glorious one Help me catch these feelings that now overwhelm me I am drowning in a river of my own demise Setting aside all that I know to be the truth; your word Only to erect these false monuments of ideals that do not have foundation in the […]

The Redeemed

Resurrect from within the dreams I had as an infant l, in that time I saw the world only in colors and through my mother eyes. I felt not hate nor did I see grief all I had was warmth and love. Oh what a dreadful world we find ourselves in with man dreading his […]

To fix a Broken Promise

Have mercy on me oh Lord, wash away my iniquity; let the angels that are assigned to me keep me from myself. may my will be surrendered to you and may only your word be made manifest in my life. I have sinned against you and I have walked away from my promise. Oh my […]

Facing Life In 2017

Things To Settle In Our Hearts There are questions in life we can never answer;  learning to accept this gives you an opportunity to overcome sadness and depression. There are things in life we will never be able to explain; it is not your place to explain every phenomenon that occurs around you. There are […]

Why So Dramatic

My nights are short while my days are long and the reality of it all gagged by nothing more than a dream and hope that it will all pay off in the end. I refuse to receive any credit from the lenders for they are a Shylock to my story playing the principal antagonist. They stand […]