Category Archives: POETRY

TODAY

Today is a day that I have no reason to cry Yet Can’t stop. I have no reason To be in the bed But can’t get up. I have no reason To feel alone But I do. I always forget About this … Continue reading

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LONELY GIRL

Don’t kid yourself girl Sitting behind your desk Work is good, kid is good Everything is okay Don’t need a thing. Don’t fool yourself girl Smiling and saying It’s all good; all good When you are longing To be held … Continue reading

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IT’S OKAY

It’s okay- Is all I can say Because for me Okay encompasses a Subtle stability A smile shared With my beloved son The capability to Be around others Without the indescribable Need to sneak out Of my empty shell And … Continue reading

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TRY HARDER

I never thought it would be This difficult for me To open up and really Show you how much You mean to me. I never thought for the Life of me that I would Hide myself from you Like I … Continue reading

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INMATE MAIL/NOT CENSORED

We got your letter Two days after the call Was received politely Requesting our address And I read it to him At his request, as he Listened intently, quietly, Then informed me that he Wanted to draw you a picture … Continue reading

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WHO CARES HOW YOU FEEL

Sponsor: Hey, you LOOK great! How do you feel? Girl: I feel really bad. Sponsor: Who cares how you FEEL, you LOOK really great! Girl forces a smile on her face and walks away thinking: Who cares how I LOOK, … Continue reading

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MOMENTS IN TIME

The young girl sits on her grandma’s back porch during the heat of summer, feeling every bead of sweat that rolls down her skinny little back.  She is sure everyone is judging her, having bad thoughts about her, whispering about her … Continue reading

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