Silence of Truth

  I believe you I understand the power of silence Silence sometimes bathed in hostility Silence sometimes viewed from the inside looking out Out of need driven by organized chaos Out of necessity dictated by denial Denial blossoms in a closet of secrets Denial weaves webs of misdirected power Power destroyed by me Power destroyed by you You join the chorus as I sing your … Continue reading Silence of Truth

Imagined Lives

Saw him pushing that cart, his home base Bottles and cans shifted as he struggled with one wheel spinning in the wrong direction Was this the life he imagined? Followed her down the aisles as she carefully chose a bouquet of flowers Something in her smile, the one that never reached her eyes, made me wonder about her journey Was this the life she imagined? … Continue reading Imagined Lives