I see you. I know you. I hear you. I was you. Blinded by the way I was. Going through life feeling the way I did, doing the things I did. Thinking I was a good person, I was going somewhere. People liked me and if they didn’t I tried so hard to know why. And try. Try to fit in to whatever it was that would ensure they would like me. It didn’t matter what it was. I was always striving. Continue reading “Testimony”
I met a woman today…
as free as free could be.
the only ties were at the ends of her long braids…
bare feet treading gently over spotty grass Continue reading “Traveling Barbie”
if only I could learn not to care.
how much easier
my life would be.
not to be so moved, affected, hurt
by the things of this world. Continue reading “Untitled”
I visited darkness today.
not total, yet partial.
an eclipse in my mind,
going through hallways. Continue reading “Eclipse”
a bird flew by this morning.
breaking the stillness of the air…
flapping wings broke my concentration. Continue reading “wake-up call”
Sun casts moving shadows.
Illuminating designs in stucco.
A different framed picture
every few minutes on my patio.
Who knew sunrise could be so fun?
I walked to school one day,
along the dirt path.
It was worn from more than 4 years of travel. Continue reading “Untitled”