I just read an article about tears and that they are good for us because they open our hearts! Maybe this poem will make a clear visual: Counsel in the heart of man is like deep water; But a man of understanding will draw it out. I woke in burning pain today the searing drew […]
I’ve cried for seventeen long months, I’ve called you for your home, I fell at hangmen’ feet – not once, My womb and hell you’re from. All has been mixed up for all times, And now I can’t define Who is a beast or man, at last, And when they’ll kill my son. There’re […]
in memory of the spring now passing I drew the long clusters of wisteria that move like waves © Masaoka Shiki In cold, grey embers my fingertips, eager seek memories of golden springs long past nature fragrant songs it sings ~mdw The prompt for today at Chevrefeuille’s Carpe Diem is the poet […]
Can you really experience the ups in life without have lived in the downs?
Many people face bad news or loss during the holidays. The blow is profound. Those of us standing need to lend a hand of support.
Awaken??? I have seen far too much To want to be alive Inhale? You ask me to breathe the air There is none to breathe Look? See again the horrors My life has seen them all Feel? No – My heart was broken once My skin peeled back Leave Me! My world without feeling Is […]
I’m a tall brunette what do I do? I’m looking for work in worn leather shoes *** Each day at nine I come from my home a neat cottage , not mine I’m the one on the roam *** I eat at friends shower some too darkness draws nigh it’s me in the car kitty clothes and […]
“Save me” said in anguish “oppression make it cease” words chanted in the night alas no days of peace * A world mired in deluge fists full of abhorrent pain A light sent into the world groping for the common man *** A love light was unfurled delivered through his hands a desperate call into […]
“It was over before it had begun… ” Mae awoke to these words banging against her head where had she heard them before??? She had to close her eyes to reach deep. Several frozen frames shot by rapidly until they stopped at… There was the frame of a girl climbing up in a tree. Scabs […]
Can you watch? just one more piece of footage ripping at your heart a bit more with each frame Can you stand? the thought of knowing there are children who will never hear their name Can you bear? to see the shreds of a crumbling paradise Please keep watching! stay human one more moment don’t […]