Trust your gut Don’t ignore your brain Take it on faith and logic Don’t be the one that let’s life pass by While you’re waiting for a sign to start



When the dust has cleared The ash settled Love will be mourned We set our life ablaze Mutual assured destruction Ready, set, match The smoke is seen for miles It is the headline of the century An explosion of epic proportion There will be casualties Survivors will be minimal A clear victor will emerge Ready […]

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When I started this blog, I wanted to express my thoughts, opinions, poetry and anything else I saw fit to write about. I came at this somewhat therapeutically, mixed with creativity and always honest. I have been writing for the better part of 20 years, poetry, short stories, I have even attempted a novel or […]

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Standing on the ledge of forever Trying to muscle up and move on Let go of what holds me down Walk away from what keeps me back I fear I will never know the courage Never know what its like to truly be free Break the cycle of self hatred Break the pattern of abuse […]

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IWH Haiku Challenge #1

Photo: Joshua Coleman . . Fractured memories Vivid colors of my mind Remnants of me whole. . . . . . Love from the inside Capturing the small details Blissfully happy . . . . Darkness over takes The long forgotten colors A shell of what was . . . . #IWH

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