Fallen From Grace – Dena Daigle

A couple of weeks ago I shared a poem from my book Hush on my Facebook page and my friend and fellow writer, Dena Daigle of Phoenix Ascended, stumbled onto it and wrote a stunning poem from the inspiration she got from mine and I know you'll love it as much as I do. I … Continue reading Fallen From Grace – Dena Daigle

I see you

I see you. I see you grinding another day, battered and exhausted refusing to stop. I see your fists, swollen and split knuckled; dripping with the quit you beat to the ground. I see you, your tired eyes, bloodshot from blinking against the grains of you’ll never be enough, swirling sandstorms across your vision. I … Continue reading I see you

Glimpse

  I see how your smile never quite reaches the sadness that swims in your eyes. And I can't help but wonder at the stunning beauty in your sorrow and the untold strength of your spirit, and how it is always the most precious souls who cloak their melancholy in courage. © Nicole Lyons 2016

The Destination – Jay Long

The Destination Her hands grabbed my own Both of hers barely able to hold one of mine She held onto it as if it were the net that would save her From the daily trapeze act that she dared to pull off Without any 'ooohs' and 'aaahs' No roar of the crowd but done just … Continue reading The Destination – Jay Long