simple life

it’s complex not at all what i imagined life to be it’s not what the girl with her two braids and, spunky spirit imagined for herself and, while i wish i could return to simpler times where it all was such bliss i count myself blessed to have known such simplicity and, even now all … More simple life

wait.

as humans, the wait is almost incomprehensible something that makes our hearts unsteady as we nervously watch the clock countdown as life seems to slip on by. as humans, the wait is almost painful something that beckons our hearts to be still as we anxiously wonder will life’s clock tick on by. but, here, here … More wait.

Held.

there is more danger in pretending it’s alright than allowing yourself to feel and recognize it’s okay not to be okay sometimes, it takes everything inside of us to whisper to God as we try to hold it together and, that’s okay God doesn’t expect us to leap into worship joyfully through the pain Instead, … More Held.

Loneliness

Loneliness is real It creeps up on you When you least expect it And, hits your ribcage With such force That makes you howl Loneliness Whether physically or emotionally Takes you to places You never chose to explore With a heaviness That makes you tired But, you see, The thing about loneliness Is we have … More Loneliness

Tears

Tears, I do not shed For somewhere, sometime ago I decided that my tears Took away my strength And, made me Weak before others eyes So, I hid my emotions Tucked them Underneath my many hats And, decided this: A life without tears was Considered best. But, today, I discovered That somewhere, sometime ago My … More Tears