Moving – Couplets

So I meant to write a full poem, but decided that these couplets described moving better than putting it all into a poem.  The home that we established Now a ghost town, everything vanished. Air mattresses are on the floor As everything else goes out the door. Eerily, the rooms sound echoes As the emptiness…

Depression

Hey everyone! Sorry I didn’t post yesterday – had a bit of a hard day. Anyway, today’s post is a small poem about what depression can feel like.      All at once Drowning from the outside And drowning from the inside Leaving no chance for survival Filling the body mercilessly A sense of doom…

Atrocious

So the kids I work with are doing an acrostic poem on terrorism… so I thought I would join in!   Abolished, abandoned homes Tucked away so no one knows Reality of the terror faced day to day. Over and over gun shots reign Calamitously taking lives with no order. Innocent on lookers dead, Obliterating…

It’s a Blustery Sort of Day

It’s a blustery sort of day Where leaves not standing a chance, Pick up and dance in the air. It’s a blustery sort of day Concealed force moving mountains Banging against windows, wanting in. It’s a blustery sort of day Trees are violently swaying Not so graciously hitting the ground. It’s a blustery sort of…

Introversion

As we commemorate World Introvert Day, we may ask ourselves what exactly is an introvert? Well, according to the first definition on Google, an introvert is ‘a shy person’. An introvert is not necessarily shy. An introvert is someone who gets energy from being in solitude. It doesn’t mean that they are selfish. They just…

2016/2017

The last page of the chapter has come. A new chapter is about to begin. We cannot become fixated on the last chapter, and keep looking back. Instead, we need to keep looking forward towards the future, towards our future. We need to grow. We need to prosper. We have crossed oceans and rivers, mountains…