Withstanding

Standstill with time  The light splashes  A nearby stream The flaps of birds Passing above  Below rooted  Deep breaths  No agony  Withstanding,  She peacefully endures No memory Lovers chisel their names  Children sack Minas Tirith  Selfishly using her branches  Innocently severing limbs  But roots remain growing  Trance inducing Embers fading  -- She snaps out  Remembering … Continue reading Withstanding

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My 26th Birthday Thoughts

Until yesterday, my last post talked about how I now am doing online teaching English with DadaABC and am loving it. You can read about it in detail here. Its the last month of the summer, and there are all sorts of extra hours available before the kids go back to school, so I decided … Continue reading My 26th Birthday Thoughts

Drops

Vastness Until A drop bestows  Sound  Into the dark  Hollow emptiness  A flint Within the darkness To spark  The awakening Of my closed eyes  Pastels infuse  Words vanish and appear  Hieroglyphics dancing Within the oily canvass And pasts deciphered   Willing puppets   In honor of growth Sacrificed in the revery  Of the dark  As … Continue reading Drops

My Core Values, What Makes Me Happy

Would like to give a shout out to fellow blogger Lemon Zest for inspiring this post. She wrote a mission statement about her values and what makes her her, which beautifully describes the type of person she wanted to be, and reminded me of when I made a similar post when I first started this blog. You … Continue reading My Core Values, What Makes Me Happy