Keep your chin up

Wandering heart and mind Please just take a moment To rest, to breathe To take it all in Keep soldiering on Tightly, you grip the pages Hoping to write the story All on your own Fearful of what will happen When you let go Keep your chin up Wandering soul Please just take a moment … More Keep your chin up

Darkest before dawn.

“Do you know why it’s so dark outside?” Whispers the groaning halls Stuttering with my steps Stumbling with my words I reply back “Because it’s still nighttime.” The whisper of the dark halls Carries me to the window sill Where on the horizon Illuminated colours Of yellow and orange Begin to paint the edge of … More Darkest before dawn.

Not this time.

We’ve been here before Years ago Yet, this time I’m not letting any fact Slip through the cracks My hazel eyes Stare into the mirror My reflection Singing to me There’s no place on earth That hasn’t felt these fears So, what’s the use in pretending They aren’t there For, all you’ve known Your whole … More Not this time.

Uneven Odds

“Despite of the uneven odds Beauty lifts from the earth.” These are the words To an ethereal melody Where Sleeping at Last Paints with every word My testimony The lyrics so mesmerizing As tears spill down my cheeks For, I remember the day My whole world split in two And, even now In the remnants … More Uneven Odds

Faces Carry On

It is strange To sit here in a room All alone And, imagine the faces Of strangers and friends All carrying on With the tasks of their day Where in this present hour They are somewhere Be that near or afar Eating, laughing, studying Loving, traveling, working Each individual life The present their own To … More Faces Carry On