Abused mind

You show her the world You make her feel special You give her the flowers You give her the freedom You give her words of love You give her your time She is happy and independent She loves her life You hate that independence You hate that she can survive So you plan to take…

Mothers love

I can only imagine What life would be I can only imagine How different things would be Had to not changed And became what you did I can only imagine How great life could have being Had you not walked away from me My life is filled with glory Yet there is still a pain…

Scattered Ashes

Scattered ashes upon the ground Mourners weep into their palms A sudden reminder that death brings loved ones together Yet with devastating truth, it breaks them apart

Icy casing

Icy skin cold to touch, my body frozen, an ice sculpture The crimson red blood froze within me Words being slung at me, each one skipping off The scraping of the knife down my skin, trying to pierce through the ice Icy frozen casing protecting me, the trauma keeps trying to break me Battle after…

Broken Wings

Spreading wide ready to fly, I see the beauty that is the wings Standing on the edge, I look down at the people My body ready to step over the edge, to fly and be free With shaky breaths this is it, the time to see if I can fly Slowly stepping off the edge,…

Ghostly Past

Hated and disgusted Run and hide a life of hurt Body running wild and free Tears falling, feet bleeding Years wasted hating and crying The ghostly past haunting me My mind forgetting about dreams Daydreams of sunshine and holidays Love and happiness Lost and forgotten My mind forgetting how to day dream I found a…

A Psalm of Life

I thought I would share a poem, which I have known for many years, and shows how amazing poetry can be.   A Psalm of Life by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream! For the soul is dead that slumbers, And things are not what they seem….