Alone in the Pain

Today we have a guest post from Erica Floret over at Undying Joy!! The cold pierced my heart, Bringing sorrow and fears. My eyes glazed over – Was this nightmare real? I went about my tasks in a daze; I was walking on air – Didn’t dare look around. Hope and fear mingled, blinding me. Then it hit like a bullet; This dream was no dream. It was real, it was happening – Happening to me. My heart cried out loudly, Yet to others ’twas a whisper. “No! You can’t do this!” I cried as I watched The tapestry of family Unravel from one loose thread. But no one seems to notice Just ignored it, just kept walking. I wonder if they realize That a hug is all I’m wanting? I want to think they care for me; I’m sure they’d say they do. But we all know the truth-…

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Human Rights

This poem is dedicated to each of the over 40 million babies who die every year due to abortion. If you, or someone you know, is considering abortion, please know…

Antithesis

Moonlight spreads an icy haze across the land, Sunlight ends this with its blazing backhand. A cheetah sprints across the Sahara to strike down its prey, Underground there’s a worm…

Finality

Today we have a guest post from Essie-Marie Weigt. Finality– It’s reality, No diversion or duality. Life is a fading vapor, and we are crumpled up, like paper. Do we…

Trees

I am a sapling, standing, still, Trusting you to teach me how to rise above the hills. Brother, lead me to the bright sunlight; Show me how to reach the…

Remember Me

Today we have a guest post from Drake Jaatinen! When I get old, my story told, who will remember me? When my days are done, my years of fun, who…

Prayer of a Psychopath

Actions mean nothing, Everything is empty. It really hurts, This reactionless love. Maybe I deserve something!? I see a death, It’s just no breath. What’s the point? Please, just one…

Pieces of Me

Today we have a guest post from Judith Conway! Standing frozen In a whirl of thought, In a kaleidoscope of emotion, Pieces of me cavort around in the wind of…

Seed

When I look down at the seeds, Today I see– I am really looking at myself, As they fight to be free. Because, somehow, we are all forever seeds. We…

Burning Circus

This poem is a little bit different than others we have posted, and the meaning behind it could be a little confusing. If you have any questions about it, please…