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…

Blossoms Never Die

I wrote this a few years ago, for my at the time boyfriend, and someone else. I still really like it.    True love blossoms into a love that never dies Trust that never is broken A rose grows as does a beautiful, loving relationship Two people together brought together by an affectionate bond Hand…

Panic Attack

So I wrote two Tanka poems on panic attacks since I have a lot to say about them. I used to suffer from panic attacks daily, but now I don’t have them as much, thankfully. They are scary things. My poems are based on my experience, which may not be true for everybody.    I’m…

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…