Drowning in silence

your fairy tales, they used to be my all, little wisdom you shared, so heaven sent; eager to know much more, I lost my frown. in candlelight smiled your eyes lined with kohl, your voice soothing, a hope your stories lent; in those moments, my true passion I found. I grew with words, then said … Read moreDrowning in silence

2012 In Review

Looking back at 2012, it was a pretty mixed year for me; some things to remember and some things to forget. Guess that’s what life is about. January: I remember quite a lot about January. It was my first month back here on WordPress, and it felt nice. Settling back in, though I had been … Read more2012 In Review

Thanks For Being There In My Life

To all have been by my side, Helped me smile through tears And heard my smallest fears, Never let me forget who I am, Kept me going when I felt dead, Showed dreams that lay ahead. For all the memories of life – Of past, present and to come, Remaining forever priceless. Blessing my life … Read moreThanks For Being There In My Life

Slowing time …

No words can paint The beauty of words That one finds within Even my silent heart It comes with pride It becomes my art It is where I belong Nothing feels wrong When I sit to write Under the canopy Of the tall, old trees In hazy autumn light Life slows to stillness Careful, slow … Read moreSlowing time …

Birth of a poem …

I feel lazy right now; I want to write, yes, yet I don’t want to, like I need to hide, from words I spied that intrigued me, yet it’s in the words I can breathe free, I can be that me, I always want to be. I know for certain, marriage happens each time I … Read moreBirth of a poem …