CONSEQUENCES ~ I Am Not Completely Unscathed

I am not completely unscathed Try as I may to protect my heart The pounding insults start to leave their mark Is this a test to see how well I am doing? Bring back to back assaults from the original abusers to see how I would fare? And what exactly is it That doesn’t allow […]

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This Tiny Moment of Non-Intrusion

In this space this tiny moment of non-intrusion I AM connected connected to the power of the Divine the power of Creation the seed that is planted In each and every one of us the seed that connects us not only to creation but to each other this space this tiny moment of non-intrusion allows […]

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I Remember…An Odyssey ~ Forgiveness

This is a series of poems that follow a very deep healing experience.  I put a disclaimer here to say that it deals with child sexual abuse and while I hope it affords healing, I beg you to proceed only if you are in a place of safety and can handle it. Unfortunately, I cannot […]

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The Long Night & Haiku ~ 12/16/14

                  I stayed awake all night a few ago…No…I wasn’t reliving my teens pulling an all-nighter, partying, having fun.  I stayed awake all night, crying, and praying, and writing. I am at a place in my life that intellectually I knew would arrive, but emotionally I never wanted […]

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Eons of Your Knowing

I pump it out It bleeds through my skin Rolls down my back Like drops from a faucet I lean in to hear a whisper and the words are scrambled Drifting listlessly out into the universe But the I stop and I realize I don’t need the words The answer is in my heart In […]

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Into the Blue

In the shadows and beyond is blue Life waits for you to decide to live it There may be struggle but you need to know that there is always a better place you can go to Go inside and listen intently for the answers are there – not hidden – you just need to decide […]

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