Each Their Own Gift

By | 2013-04-12T16:53:49+00:00 April 12th, 2013|Poems, Poems about Self-Image, Poems about Striving for Excellence, The Battle (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

I watched them in awe the roles they play making a difference in our lives, day by day   Each playing a part Their own puzzle piece Without them things wouldn't run as smoothly, not in the least   But what they are doing They’re just doing their due without a single clue to what [...]

Depressed

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:20+00:00 April 21st, 2012|Poems, Poems about Weariness, The Battle (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

Down Depressed Down in the dumps   Doubtful Distressed Throat full of lumps   Don't know what to do Where to go from here Down Depressed Filled with despair   Need a bit of cheering up Because I'm so weary Feeling a bit under the weather It's all so dreary   Down, depressed, distressed, drained [...]

Inside of Me

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:22+00:00 March 6th, 2012|Author's Faves, Freakin' Long Poems, Poems, Poems about Children, Poems That Tell a Story, Remembering Kaiden: An Angel in the Family (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

They told me you were sick Some parts of you not well They said it might be best to take you Before my life became hell   But what they didn't know What my outer layer would not show Is how I felt you grow And the way you made me glow   In the [...]

Living on Paper

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:22+00:00 March 1st, 2012|He's Not Finished Yet, Living Life to the Fullest, Poems, Talking to God, The Battle (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

Living life in theory, visualizing who I want to be, and writing about her, that's easy   Living life in real-time That's the hard part. Sometimes I don't know where to start   On paper, I feel strength and confidence I know what life's about I want that for real so badly I wanna scream [...]

Bloodshot Eyes

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:24+00:00 February 25th, 2012|Poems, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems about Trusting God, Poems about Weariness, The Battle (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

I look in the mirror I see bloodshot eyes On account of sleepless nights and intermediate cries To this season I’d like to say my goodbyes   In the Bible it says, for everything there is a season And I have to believe this is all for a reason   But right now all I [...]

A Mother’s Lies

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:26+00:00 January 29th, 2012|Poems, The Battle (Collection), The World Out There, Thoughts & Relationships, Toxic People|

(Casey Anthony)   She drinks champagne To celebrate her hard-earned freedom Is it freedom she deserves? Not in my opinion She deceived and deceived Till her objective she achieved She's free, completely free or so she believes But what about Caylee? Will there be any justice for Caylee? Is this the end of her story? And [...]

Damsel in Distress

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Poems, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

I’ve tried to be your Knight in Shining Armor I’ve tried to comfort you and take away your fears   I’ve tried to warn you and give you good advice I’ve tried to always be there for you, never think twice   I’ve listened to you talk about how much you’re depressed I’ve tried to [...]