Talking

Soothes the soul  And heals the heart So often we walk around with herculean weights Weighing us down and crushing us inside Just talking about it may not solve it But it lessens the weight that crushes It shares the burden and     Allows us to free ourselves of it for a time It helps […]

Belief

Faith and Belief 2 twin foundations Around which so much of us is based What do you believe in What do you hold faith in Do you believe in God If you do what is he like Is he loving and kind Is he hateful and spiteful Most people can’t fit a loving God and […]

Strength

Where does your strength come from Not physical but strength of spirit Where do you go to recharge What do you do to fill up your tank When you don’t have the strength where do you find it I find my strength on beaches In wide green spaces Underneath the shadow of a tree Tall […]

Dark Waters

We sail through the night Across dark waters Bottomless and unfathomable Praying for guidance Praying for answers Only to hear the sounds of our own breath We drift across a never ending sea No land in sight No shores upon which to rest Always searching never ending For what we’re not sure But we’re lost […]

Happiness

Happiness It’s so often sought  Often times people think it’s something to be bought Truth is it can’t be bought with money However Blood Sweat Tears and Time can For how has anyone ever achieved happiness Other than working towards it Some people work all their lives and never find it It’s very presence eludes […]

All I can do is Write

All the things I’ve seen All the things I’ve been through All i can do is write Free therapy its how i best work out my shit This Life that I’ve lived ain’t for the faint of heart Depression, Anxiety, Suicide I’ve been through it all By the grace of God I’m still here today […]

Death, Time and Love

Death, Time and Love 3 great constants That run through everything They give life meaning They give purpose Pain and Joy Death the great equalizer The great destroyer All things eventually die All things come to an end and so shall we MEMENTO MORI, CARPE DIEM Remember that you die, Seize the day Time the […]

Green Spaces

Green spaces  There is nothing quite like them Places to rejuvenate and and revitalize There are few things as wonderful As a hammock in a breeze Swaying gently listening to the sounds of nature Reveling in the beauty and wonder of nature There is much wisdom in the idea of greenbelts or greenways In this […]

Kindred Souls

It’s not often you meet a kindred soul Someone who’s been through the same Trials and tribulations you have Who’s persevered It’s both often you can find someone Who’s just a friend and thats all they are But your experiences match up so well That its like you’ve been through The same shit as each […]

Sailing the ocean blue

Almost 3 years have gone by and here i am sailing on the ocean blue Ecig on one side margarita on the other Noise cancelation on I’m about as lose to peace as i usually come Deck 11 mid contemplating 11 aft I’m grooving to my own music with the ships in the background Wondering […]