In the hushed tranquility of twilight, it seems at times that the wind whispers. Its voice of wonder is a sound so soft it mingles with the rustling of the cattails quickly turning to shadow, the constant flow of the waters so great and steady. It reminds me that darkness can be beautiful, that morning … More When the Wind Whispers
I am trapped within a maze Built From the echoes of those who came before, The whispers of those who watch, The screams of those who suffer. My voice drowned out in the abyss By the static of the radio, The sweet nothings of the television screen, The roars of expectation, Of inhumane humanity. There … More A Maze of Sound
In this quaint corner Reality’s edges blur. Look with soul, not eyes.
Love conquers all. Love is the most powerful force known to mankind, overcoming any barrier we put in front of it. Pursue your passions. We value passion, art, ingenuity far too little; make time for the things you love. Self-expression is vital. Honour your brokenness, your imperfections, your scars, whether physical or metaphysical. Imperfection … More 16 Things I Learned in 2016
One was a little crooked, A little bent at the edges, A flake in a storm Much larger than it could grasp. But to him, Two was perfect. A crisp wisp of something beautiful. The only problem – she was rather cold. Through the cacophony of the storm She heard his call, And despite the … More A Tale of Two
O Morning Sun, Bring light to my grey world. Show me the reds and yellows and pinks Of warmth, of hope, of resilience. Sing me the songs of dawn, Of new beginnings and peace. O Morning Sun, How do you rise each day Regardless of ice, of fire around you? O Morning Sun, Teach me … More Morning Sun
Free me From this cage I have built For myself. Free me From shattered mirrors Revealing broken dreams. Free me From this cage of glass Where all my suffering can be seen. Free me From this smoke-filled room, From the smoke That stings my eyes And fills my lungs. Free me From this pain Following … More Free Me