House on the Sand

House on the Sand

Good thing you built your house On solid rock Your idea of love Set into stone You sang it to me Pretty notes, pretty words But a rock is a rock A stone, a stone When did I see through it? The same old song and dance? I was never in the room with you. I left years...
I’m a kite now

I’m a kite now

I’m a kite now No one holding the other end Nothing here To tie me down No one to see These colors fly There are only devourers, And shift-shapers here To snatch my words midair Turn them into something vile I’m just a kite now. Giddy with freedom. As you try to...
Mr. Rogers

Mr. Rogers

Watch out for Mr. Rogers. The perfect neighbor. A ready smile, A friendly wave, Always happy— To help someone in need. A pillar of the community, Oozing sticky-sweet warmth. He WILL win you over. The toughest of converts. He’s on a mission from God, So it’s important...
Unapologetic

Unapologetic

Are you looking for something? An apology? You. Will. Never. Get. One. Look in my motherfucking eyes- Long and hard. I am done feeling guilty. Sorry… Ashamed… Walking around like a little bitch. My anger is unusual. A flavor you’ve never had. Better open...
The Empath’s Journey

The Empath’s Journey

Always, on my life’s journey, For as long as I can remember, The “other” has assigned me a role. The consummate friend. The submissive woman. The good Christian. The sacrificing mom. The helpful neighbor. The one to take the blame. The one to come to...