This poem was written in the summer of 2000. It is sort of anti-love poem. Once I once was in love Not that I no longer am It's that he is not And frankly never was Caught in a whirlwind And blinded by emotion I longed for someone To care for and to love But… Continue reading A Poem – Week Eighteen
So, I've been in the house for nearly a month. Once upon a time, an introvert such as myself would dream of moments spent strictly indoors with limited human interaction. Apparently, I am not the person I thought I was. I thought that if I had time to myself, I would get so much writing… Continue reading I’m trying to be productive, but…
I recently heard my mother tell one of her friends that people had been saying something mean about her throughout her entire life. I didn’t mean to eavesdrop, but my mother is loud when she is on the phone. To protect her privacy, I won’t repeat exactly what she said. I can tell you most… Continue reading Is it all in your head?
I posted these two poems last week, but it looks like they were lost in the shuffle. This one is by Anonymous. I wish that I could fly To deliver a Valentine To the other side Figure out how to share Love with one who’s no longer here I think of you and send… Continue reading Two Poems
This was harder than I thought, but here it is. What can I say? Love is complicated. Love Messy, dirty, unpredictable Painful, prickly, complicated Glowing, sweet, delicious Unbreakable, unforgettable love. Lonely, shattering, isolating Fracturing, devastating, ruining Estatic, wonderful, honeyed Astonishing, brilliant love. For the writers out there, what do you find is the most difficult… Continue reading A Valentine’s Day Poem
While I struggled to write a poem that's not corny, I asked someone what she would say about Valentine's Day in poem form. Here it is. I wish that I could fly To deliver a Valentine To the other side Figure out how to share Love with one who's no longer here I think of… Continue reading Guest Post: Valentines To The Other Side: A Poem
I started this poem a few weeks ago, but it felt most pressing to finish it this week. It's about the recent loss of a loved one. The Days I Miss You The Most The days I miss you the most When the sun shines And when the rain pours When surrounded by people… Continue reading A New Poem
I came across this poem while doing a little cleaning. It was written on June 3, 1996. Wishes in the Wind Floating freely across the sky Sometimes I wonder Do wishes ever die Having made many wishes I wonder where they go Does anyone really know Do wishes sink like a Broken dream Where do… Continue reading A Poem – Week Twenty Three