Summer Rain

The power of the summer rain falls from angry skies harnessing energy in storms meant to reset the horizon Most seek shelter hiding from the winds that blow but not the wanderer, not the wanderer He dances with his demons in the unforgiving deluge Traveling alone with nothing left to lose those dark clouds reflect his journey He’s left another suitcase in another hall, packed … Continue reading Summer Rain

Mandated Reporter

Abandoned by the side of the congested street It was well used, faded red streamers ensnared in rusted handlebars whipping in the wind as if trying to capture freedom This child’s toy, a delicate identity, defined innocence and demanded notice discarded among overgrown shrubs and broken windows Careful observation of the world to which I belong tells stories I sometimes wish to ignore –  still, … Continue reading Mandated Reporter

Twisted Roads

Blame it on fate this road I’m on is blackened with the dry petals of yesterday’s ashes days pass by with increasing speed and I’m left screaming don’t stop, don’t stop Must be fate this road I’m on brings me further away from demons of my own design Can’t stop, don’t stop the shadows slowly retreating held the power to leave me ruined to the … Continue reading Twisted Roads

Revolution

We fight to live we fight to love we expect nothing as the first phase of the revolution grows Finding each other to join forces despite chaos swirling like storms that create thick smoke and broken mirrors the attraction between like minds can not be denied We fight to live hard we fight to love hard we expect nothing less as the feeding frenzy surrounding … Continue reading Revolution

A Writer’s Journey

Slipping loose from the daily routine she embarked on a journey of reckless endangerment to empower the voices that lived in her head Stepping outside that comfort zone she banned kindness and embraced sins of the past if only to provide a fresh perspective Digging deep into the grimy landscapes of her subconscious she sought inspiration from ghosts that haunted her memories seeking a new … Continue reading A Writer’s Journey