Category Archives: Poems

true love

True love is listening to all those voices in your head tell you that you’re not good enough, smart enough, strong enough, beautiful enough, man enough, woman enough and then telling yourself that You Are.   Advertisements

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love

If you can feel all the ways in which I love you, then you know all the ways in which I love myself -compassion

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Unapologetic

I won’t apologize For the How and Why of me I won’t apologize for the wit on my tongue or the openness of my emotions which flow from my touch as ink flows on parched paper I won’t apologize for … Continue reading

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When you shatter

When you shatter may all the pieces show you what it feels like to know you were whole once When you shatter from the weight of footsteps on the tenderest parts of you, may you know what it’s like to … Continue reading

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regret

I came to live my life, but found a thousand reasons to live someone else’s version of it. -Regret

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Finding yourself

That contraction in your center of gravity; you know the place, the space where you tuck the little pains of life and where your deepest cries come from. That, right there, is where you need to look for all the … Continue reading

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Rise

You feel a tug that pulls you backward. Momentarily stopped in your tracks, you look behind in surprise only to see that which holds you back is your own fear -Rise

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