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

will this ever end?

will this ever end? there’s a lamentation springing from these walls we paint the floors in circles our conversation good as nothing will this ever end? there’s a psalm trying to break free we read through the lines our emotions never truly expressed will this ever end? i’m losing my song will this ever end? … More will this ever end?

Your life in mine

gently, you’ve shown me grace emerging from the dirt swiftly, you’ve taken me to heights i’ve never climbed before honestly, you’ve given me the space to try and figure it out on my own kindly, you’ve let me realize my hands are not sufficient on their own humbly, you’ve carried me without a second thought … More Your life in mine