What I’ve Read This Week: 31 December-6 January

Woo hoo! We’ve made it to 2018! And with that- I am continuing with my weekly list of things that I have read that I love. Check them out below. Sing Me Something New the careers my family wanted for me A Poem to a Friend The Mirror Texting You you’re family Born to Be…

Slow

It is monotonous The thump And the thud The bits of work That seem so huge Yet show results So small Understand It may be slow But in the end you’ll find Slow is far better When it stands The test of time

Falling Apart

It is that moment When everything seems bleak The world fades away And you are falling apart

Rabbit Hole

Follow me down Come into my reach Get distracted Lose your thoughts Lose what is unique See if you can escape If you can find the way To get out of this place And welcome a new day

It Takes…

It takes time It takes patience It takes giving a chance It takes hope It takes resilience It takes being willing to dance It takes you It takes me It takes months, not weeks or days It takes all we have It takes all of us that are here

Being the Lone Single

I wrote the following right after having a bit of an emotional breakdown about being single. It’s been a little over a year since I wrote this and now I feel it is time to let others read this. I am hoping that some of you can take a lesson from this- that I have…

I Can’t

Two words Often spoken That cause much damage Two words So potent That I live to regret Two words Thrown away Cast into the past I can’t has been replaced Because- I Can

Through the Crack

In the space That is between Here and there There is a crack That tempts us That calls us That makes sure we hear The troubles, the problems The what ifs, the bad It calls us to stay put And only look At what we have But through the crack There is also a glimmer…

Dusting

The cobwebs have settled The dust is thick Trying to find the truth May take a bit Dusting will help It will open your eyes To the old things you loved But left for demise

Recap: Top Ten Favorite Posts of 2017

Over the last year- I’ve written quite a bit (actually 250ish poems, articles, and short stories) and there are several things that I thoroughly enjoyed writing.  Here’s the thing- what I loved writing- hasn’t always been the most popular on this site.  But I still feel it should be celebrated.  So here are my 10…

Recap: Top Ten Most Popular Posts of 2017

Here are the posts that you seemed to enjoy the most over the last year. I thought it would be a good idea to gather them in one place so you can enjoy them again! I also want to take a moment to thank all of you that have read, commented, and liked my posts…

What I’ve Read This Week: 24-30 December

Happy New Year’s Eve! I hope you’ve had a great holiday season. Here are some things I read over the last week and really enjoyed. I haven’t written much myself during this time-but I’ll be having some new stuff coming out this week. I hope you’ll enjoy those articles and the ones listed below. Oblivious…