Skills That I Learned From Grief

When you're a little kid, everything seems so simple and the only thing that you need to worry about is whether to watch this cartoon or that. Of course, I do come from the age of Nintendo and Saturday Morning Cartoons. Instead of playing with an iPhone, I was outside with my brother and playing … Continue reading Skills That I Learned From Grief

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Abundant Advice

Gazing at the clock and into the mirror, It's difficult not to notice, I'm not the same. My life's experiences upon my face shown clearer, Choices made - good or bad - I accept the blame.   Pain, laughter, tears, and smiles infused on my face - Every line tells a hidden story that is … Continue reading Abundant Advice

Gorgeous Planet

Though it seems it took no time, Gorgeous planet, here we are - Its beauty completely sublime. A strange truth, staring at the stars - We're all here on borrowed time. © Susan M. Reed http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRLJscAlk1M Video by Prince Ea

I Remember…

As you get older, there are certain moments from your youth that you reflect upon and revisit. Those moments that truly stuck with you. Words that have been said and certain events that took place. I think quite often about time that has long since passed. I remember the things and lessons that people taught me. … Continue reading I Remember…

Ordinary Man

An ordinary man With an ordinary grin Tall and gangly Confident spark in his eyes   The soul that lurks inside Is kind and gentle His smile embodies this People look on him with contempt   The ordinary man With the ordinary grin Is looked on by some Judging him unattractive   Observing this man … Continue reading Ordinary Man

Seven Wonders

These Seven Words are a promise. In essence, don't be afraid of change but don't forget how you got to where you are now. And as you keep moving, show others compassion - even those that don't seem to deserve it. Often times, they are the ones that need it the most. Love to you all, … Continue reading Seven Wonders

The Graveyard

Good morning, everyone! Normally, after I've finished creating a piece of poetry, I'll post it up here for you to read without anything said beforehand. Not so much today. I wanted to throw you guys out some warnings. This particular post is in response to the #DearDepression tag that was written to encourage awareness for … Continue reading The Graveyard

It’s About Progress, Not Perfection

    Hello, There! How's it going? Today was really strange. Strange in a way where you just want to throw a blanket over your head, unplug the alarm clock, and not even get out of bed. The storm this morning, also known as a brief monsoon, came crashing at my windows but I had … Continue reading It’s About Progress, Not Perfection

I Go Back

Music tickles my ear Gentle like a soft feather Memories start to appear All my years, coming together.   Life so long ago, lost to the wind Trying to hold on to sixteen. Time has other plans as it sends Me to scene after scene.   Heartache after my first loss. Wind in my hair, … Continue reading I Go Back