Poem- Storms Power

The clouds are on the ground tonight. They circle out around me. Almost I’m enchanted by, the moon embracing their being. I close my eyes, I lift my hands, Words whisper from my lips. Lightning strikes, the wind picks up. I’m overwhelmed by it. My hands drop down, my eyes reopen. The storm grows even…

Poem- Tap Tap Tap

Tap Tap Tap Fingers on the keys Creating worlds that only, a creative mind can see. Tap Tap Tap Toes gently keep the beat Pondering, wondering, what sounds will come to be. Tap Tap Tap knuckles on the page Little notes that show us, how to make our way. Tap Tap Tap The metronome paces…

Poem- Dancing Notes

A whispered note begins. Soon other sounds joins in. Whisper to a murmur. Murmur to a scream. Silence. Slowly it begins again. They are like a dance. A ballet in the air. Complementing each other. Notes, radiating off the water. Music, overwhelming from within. A paintbrush of your memories. Screaming. Murmuring. Silence. Prompt: Water

Chapter 1- A Desire Is Fulfilled

The air bites his cheeks as he continues to push through the darkened woods. His heavy brows furrowed together, focused on each step. His cold blade ready. He can still hear the screaming up ahead. However, the person who’d been laughing has stopped. They know he was coming. As he lifts a large arm to…

Poem: I Need to Cry

I feel them building. Wanting to escape. As this feeling in my chest slowly crushes me throughout the day. But, still, I hold it back. Embracing the pressure. I try to be kind, but my words snap. I’m close to breaking. I want to be alone for it. Don’t you understand? I do not want…

Poem- Prophecy of our Children

Your Prophecy is simple. You’ll have the things I never had. I’ll be kind to you in all ways. Explain when you don’t understand. Be patient when you are mad. I’ll be stern when you need it. If you are mean. When you tease. I will correct you, redirect you. I will try to give…

Poem:simile- Journey

When I think of journeys. I think about a path. A trail or road you travel on. Places you can’t forget. But the real journey is not the path. It’s not the places seen. It’s the seed of curiosity. The growing of your dreams. The lessons that you learn; the ones you never part. The…

Poem-Are You Really Gone?

Did this really happen? Are you really gone? Looking at your pictures. It feels impossible somehow. You were just right here. I can feel you now. So when I turn to look at you, how are you just gone? Looking at your pictures, I feel the tears fall down. Did this really happen? Are you…

Poem:Acrostic- Hometown

Home of many people. Only those who have grown there understand. Many drive past or visit. Each missing its true value. To those who have known no other way. Once they leave they feel it; Wonder what it is they miss. Nowhere feels as nice, as where you’re born and raised. Prompt:City

Poem:acrostic- Friends Of Mine

Friends of mine, Real or not, I wish I could tell. Everything is difficult. Now that we are grown. Duty forces fake smiles. Situations make for fake friends..

Poem- Face Among The Crowd

I see you there again that face among the crowd. The one I’m always looking for. The one I’ve never found. I can almost see your hair, your lips, your eyes, your tears. I wish that I could find you. To tell you how I feel.