Tag Archives: 5 Minute Non-Stop

I Lost You

You, Had made me feel free. Like that one time, When I wanted nothing more than to jump into the ocean. Remember? I had a fear of sharks and jellyfish. You held my hand and ran with me. Let me … Continue reading

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Inner Glow

Today, May light, Life, And love, Be yours. Let the dark cower In the presence of your inner glow. Beautiful. I swear, You have more strength Than you know.

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Firestarter

She sets fires With the routine ease Of setting tables for supper. Disrupting lives with complete disregard For those she’s hurting. She’s hurting, But covinced she’s doing everything right; Can’t see the forest Or the trees Just the fire, And … Continue reading

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Eccedentesiast

A sorrow so deep; Perpetual wounds Calling for the end With sweet Siren allure. Hidden Behind the false bright Of our forced and fractured grins. We fear To speak the pain; Fear You won’t love us if we did. Fear … Continue reading

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Insomnia

I haven’t known sleep in years.She eludes me.Taunts me.Tells me over and over again,That I will never catch her.She’s right. Laying here in the dark,Hoping to do well without her,I wrestle wakefulness.I am out raced by my thoughts.I tally the … Continue reading

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It Hurts to Leave

Forgive this continous Walking away journey of roads. I never meant to leave you so entirely alone. I never meant to stay out in this cold. But I go where I am called That I might keep you safe. Love. … Continue reading

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5 Minute Non-Stop – The Godless God People

Don’t tell me about God’s people when pointing to the many reflections and copies of yourself. Don’t tell me about God’s people when pointing to a romanticized Israel – ignoring the fact that she is pagan, atheist, and racist. Don’t … Continue reading

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Toxic Reflecting Pools

Drown me, In the quiet of your unbelief. In filthy waters infecting. Cleanse me, Of everything you found disgusting. Hold me under Wash me clean. Until the sin in me stops breathing. I am so sorry For my sinful breath. … Continue reading

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5 Minute Non-Stop: Going Home

The aroma of vanilla and whiskey danced heavy in the air greeting each passerby with a sense of comfort and a promise of hope. Strangers haunted suddenly by fond memories of home cooked meals and time shared with loved ones. … Continue reading

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Five Minute Exercise: Home

Home. The place where I Rest in between the sheets Of a bed I call my own. Home. Where wake up calls Are the unreasonable request Of young children Not the voice of a loud speaker megaphone. Home. The place Where … Continue reading

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