For me, Christine and Dom Where did you go? Little one With your smile as big as the sun When did running Change from game to survival When did hide and seek Become staying hidden You were always first in line Brave and limitless Shouting from the top of the pines Who hurt you? Little … Continue reading Where Did You Go?
So long ago Details are blurred Most of the evening has been lost Flirted and drunk into dark recesses But for the piece of gold Placed gently in my hands “I want to go where ever you go” I thought you meant for one night But your mind was on forever Despite my heart of … Continue reading Belief
In silence Quality is never an accident Secrets of the occult Beware Truth is all I’ve ever wanted Master the art of observing In silence Fortress of solitude I judged you more than a little Your head popped off and wouldn’t reattach Every time is the time Machine Take the reigns and oversee the whole … Continue reading Silenced
Stretching silently towards the skies Light lingers as I close my eyes Warm sun seeps deep, a savior for souls Wind whispers wellness within Hues of health breath into my broken heart Sweet songs settle softly in the air Adoring aromas aggregate upon my skin And weigh me down Long enough to let light in … Continue reading Refuge
Please take a few minutes to watch this inspirational video from Films for Action - The Flourish Initiative. https://vimeo.com/122762336 "The world is missing what I am ready to give: My Wisdom, My Sweetness, My Love and My hunger for Peace." "Where are you? Where are you, little girl with broken wings but full of hope? … Continue reading Today I Rise
You, yourself, as much as anybody else in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Merbear74 at Knocked Over by a Feather, has been posting a video a day and has inspired me to post another one of my favorite songs and videos. This video is by Sia, featuring Kendrick Lamar and dancer, Maddie Ziegler and was dedicated to the victims of the Orlando night club shooting. The video alone … Continue reading Don’t Give Up
There is no denying the fact the living with mental and chronic illness is a challenge. This seems especially true for those of us who have also experienced trauma. Childhood trauma sets us on a path that leads to low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and attachment issues. Many live in this state of maladjustment for … Continue reading Compassion
Things are not meant To move in a straight line All of the time Nothing in nature Works like that Mountains Cliffs Canyons Created by Quakes Rivers Eruptions Conceive beauty And strength Within them Surviving Revealing Raw and new Jagged edges And heavenly reach Shaken Eroded Transformed Gifted triumph Stronger For having been Broken