Our words light up the broken sea. It floods our hearts, yet still we speak, and we are pulled relentlessly. From dusk till dawn our sounds carry. Like a ship breaking high wave’s peak, our words light up the broken sea. The squawks and squeals from these our beaks Add a strange hue to what … Continue reading Words Break on the Open Sea
Sometimes moments just stick out in our minds. Silly. Strange. Peaceful. Annoying. Expectant. No matter what they are, our minds choose them as important to remember. This is a small collection of memories from 13 May 2018. Just an average Sunday, but with some simple yet beautiful moments. All the Houses Smoke enters our lungs … Continue reading 13 May 2018
Lately I’ve had far too many different creative inspirations and projects going through my head nonstop. I’m loving it as well as a bit overwhelmed by it. Yet when it came to writing a poem for this week’s blog, I was struggling so much. I couldn’t focus. I didn’t like what I was writing. What … Continue reading Do Not Look
A couple weeks ago, I was trying to finish a blog post that I had been excited about for weeks, but then when I sat down to write it, and later to finish it, I couldn’t think of a single example or word that I had been wanting to use. My mind was blank. I … Continue reading Around the Block
Airport Carpet Green, blue, and cream swirls and angles swarm around my toes and feet as new winds try to sweep me away, grasping at my hands, my hair, my mind, my feet. The whimsy and wonder of air in my lungs, around my soul, bring a smile to my face that can’t be contained … Continue reading Airport Carpet
It's been a really long time since I've posted anything. I have no excuses, and also no apologies. It's been a truly crazy year, and I simply haven't kept writing as one of my top priorities. But sometimes I just feel inspired and motivated, and I wrote this poem during one of those spells. I … Continue reading Poem: Take a Soft Step Back
Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. The twists, the turns, the lifts, the dives. It all comes at different speeds, at different levels, at different needs. Once you think you’ve caught your breath, you’re off again. A completely new adventure. Sometimes the water fills your lungs— your world turns dark. At others, your eyes … Continue reading What Do You Do?
The golden hues and raging reds fill the skies before they’re dead. A vast blank page left laying out for everyone to see in doubt. When light seems bright but life seems gone, remember to look at the dawn, where the hidden growth shines deep below the snow, and the brown and orange give way to … Continue reading White Colours