Past Self

Past Self If you could say something to yourself from 10 years ago What would it be If there was a limit on the words you could say How many would you use What message would you convey I know what mine would be If I only had 3 words I would say It Gets […]

Hate

Hate The world is filled with Hate But Hate isn’t s a natural state Hate is something that takes effort Just like Love To Hate something requires thought and focus So does loving something You can dislike something intensely with little effort You can be disgusted with no effort But to truly Hate requires more […]

Prisoners

We have all been prisoners for something Locked up in our cages Incarcerated by different things Imprisoned by our past By our preconceived notions By our thoughts and ideas By our emotions By the emotions of others By our sin whether we accept it or not By relationships Imprisoned by the expectations of others Incarcerated […]

Posthumous Poetry

I read an interesting idea if you could write something That wouldn’t be read until long after you were gone What would you write With the knowledge that you would no longer be alive to be judged Than you could say anything Without fear of recompense Without consequence What things would you say what secrets […]

New Normal

We go from isolation To soft openings Reduced capacity Masks on everyone you see Social distancing 6 feet apart when we all ache for touch 3 months without friends without familiar places 3 months without handshakes and hugs We go not back to normal But to a new normal where we wonder Will it ever […]

Posts with Audio.

This post will be stuck to the main page and as I go through and record audio for the various poems this list will be updated, with the current poems that have audio. Current poems with audio Self Isolation Once, Twice, Thrice

Self Isolation

This poem has something different that i want to try below this little announcement you will find as small audio player. If you press play you should hear an audio recording of me reading this poem out. Usually I isolate myself from others Not out of fear of sickness Or of others But a general […]

Regrets

What is regret To think of something with a sense of loss or remorse If you could go back and change all the things that you regret would you How would your life change How would mine We’ve all done things that we regret But even our regrets shape us They can teach us important […]

Impostor Syndrome

Feeling like a failure even when you’re successful Or talented Impostor syndrome is a feeling of being out of your death It is a feeling of inferiority A fear that you are getting away with something That you’re not able to do your job That one day you will be discovered That you’ll be found […]

The Weight of it all

Sometimes the weight of it all comes crashing down The weight of expectations The weight of your hopes and fears The weight of your dreams Both new and old Broken and shattered New and full of life It all comes crashing together in waves Threatening to drown you Threatening to engulf you How do you […]