No Pain is Gain

A forbidden fruit that dangles far above. A sinless woman who listens to a lie. A filthy snake that sneaks and resents. A weak man who watches and stands by.…

Red

Another holiday has passed. One that I always thought was so important, This year was different though- You were missing once again. All the mothers were adored, But you are…

Prince of Spring

Darkness shrouds this cold morning of unknown. Nature surrounds me like a dear friend’s arms; He tells me that all is not the same. “You must hold on tight for…

Sunshine Blogger Award

Hey guys, happy Tuesday! Recently there have been these neat blogging “awards” going around in the community. The purpose of these “awards” is to build relationships between bloggers and to…

Is This All We Are?

I feel the familiar pressure move in, An unwanted embrace of awkwardness that lingers; Their heated, rancid breath strokes my face; It reeks of standardized rebellion and petty lies. The…

What Is Your Name?

I watch Creation as it works, a seamless masterpiece of love. How can I fathom what the sparrow knows? Or the timing of a spring time shower? How can I…

Standing Here

I’m frozen while standing here At this lonely curb that everyone hates My hands are shoved deep in my pockets– I’ll shuffle my feet and grunt and groan, But I’m…

Welcome to My World

Horizon shakes in my vision— My steps feel like… responsibility; The weight of maturity— It makes me tired and lazy. All I want to do, All I need to make…

Starving

Flashing cursor centers my vision Tapping fingers scream frustration My mind is blank of the life once there, A shadow of the unknown relayed to me I feel drained of…

Paradoxical Love

When we shake our fist at God, He is the one who opens His hand; When we’re falling without hope, His love is a place we can land; When we…