We Will Go to War

Today we have a guest post from Cheyenne Wray! With song and storm and our hearts on our sleeves, ideals in our pockets, truth to believe, come at you with…

Little Sunflower

Oh, little sunflower, where are you going today? Your petals have found the pleasure of the star’s rays. Turning your face to soak in the warmth. You realize how far…

By a Show of Hands

Gasping, rasping, grasping for a shred of life. Your hands are calloused and broken, Our nails are chipped from scraping at the ground. We want to find a reason, we…

Fighting the Wind

Intense shivers work their way up my spine. The clouds start to banish away the sunshine. I stare into space as I’m overcome with dread, Can I withstand the maelstrom…

Shower Me

Rain, rain, go away, come again when I’m afraid. I’ll let you wash away the fears; ears, listening here. Hearing my words, reading my lines. I’ll try to write the…

him.

I stare up at the darkness of the ceiling. Sleep avoids me and keeps stealing, Stealing my hope of finding dreams. Let me dream, let me see, let me rest.…

Laws of Nature

The apple will fall from the tree above. Don’t give hate before you try love. Let things have their order and place. You shouldn’t shower before you bleed. A baby…

Swells

I have made another mistake. I have taken another step back, From the ocean that is Your love. The sand grinds between my toes. Grit sticks to my soles, it’s…

Pain Is Necessary

A soldier lies in a pool of blood; He cries for a cup of water and his mother. A boy whimpers in the corner of his room, Hiding from his…