Monthly Archives: November 2017

Poem: Disappearing Into Darkness

Poem: Disappearing Into Darkness

You sit in a daze. Your heart is broken. Your mind is full of regret. You want to release from the gloom and avoid any doom. Your options seem limited and your hope is almost gone. You’re slowly disappearing into darkness and feel all alone. You are in need of a lifeline, a sign and […]

Poem: I Woke Up Again Today

Poem: I Woke Up Again Today

I woke up again today and started a new page in my life. The troubles of yesterday are behind me. As I breathe a new awareness in my life, I cannot help but reflect. I have had so many disappointments in my life. There were some so great that I wanted to die, but every […]

Poem: When Never Quite Good Enough Lurks

Poem: When Never Quite Good Enough Lurks

Sometimes it seems that some of us feel we are never quite good enough. It seems the good deeds we do go unnoticed and things seem to go awry while others rise beyond their evil deeds. Observing the injustice tears away at the soul. It makes one wonder what is the point of trying? However, […]

Rollercoaster of Opportunities

Poem: Rollercoaster of Opportunities

Round and round the mind goes. Things come and go. People drop in and out. Your life is a constant rollercoaster of opportunities. Some taken and some not. You hold onto possibility with a firm grip hoping a missed opportunity will present itself again, but time goes on as the years pass, and your hope […]

Speaking Out

Speaking Out

Speaking out is hard to do when there is only a party of two and no visual or audio exists.  There is one with perceived power and the other perceived powerless.  What is the powerless to do? In most cases, the powerless puts the actions of the powerful into a little a box and tuck […]

Poem: I Lost My Nerve

Poem: I Lost My Nerve

Silence. Calm. Regret. Sorrow. Goals unfulfilled. The slow deterioration of the will to live. Here I am. I sit in disbelief. I’ve lost my nerve a million times. How did I get to this place? When will I find relief? I wonder. I question. I feel surrounded by a void. And yet, I am still […]