The Well

the well so deep, yesterday not so much today your love your friendship my guide my strength to fill the pit beneath me light is like words encouraging yet thin but your hand it breaks the stone it clears the path these wells that form deep under foot bored out by our own hands when […]

Most Beautiful Woman

The most beautiful woman in the world is not the one with a sash or crown. She is not the one with a perfect body or the nicest cloths. She is not the most popular or even the most graceful. She is the woman you love and the one who loves you for who you […]

In the Wake of Tears

I loved her with all my heart, all my soul I loved her more than I loved myself I sacrificed myself for her, for us But when I could no longer live without loving myself too I choose to live instead of killing myself I found the way to loving who I am Our promise […]

Sanctuary

She sits in her bed. It is nearly 5:00 in the afternoon. Her bedroom, her sanctuary. She is me. My own best friend and worst enemy. Do I even notice myself here? My bed is filled with blankets pillows and creature comforts. Kettle popcorn, computer pencils and drawing pad adorn my comfort zone. A scented […]

Vulnerability

Vulnerability : The careful art of allowing someone in. Intimacy based in trust. It’s one of the greatest gifts you can give another. Allowing them in hoping they do not run off with the spoils. Most are just afraid of what we keep locked away. Or is it we ourselves that are afraid of what […]

To Be. Or Not to Be… In Love

“When we feel love and kindness toward others, it not only makes others feel loved and cared for, but it helps us also to develop inner happiness and peace.” – H.H. The Dalai Lama “Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness […]