We Wear the Masks

In the silence There is a voice to be heard Can you hear it? Calling out? It is your own It is mine We are the voices in the distant Searching for a home A place to belong Yet we hold our voices in As if it were a sin To ask for help We…

Sumac Tea Detox

Sumac is easily becoming one of my favorite spices to use. It has a very rich aroma and it just tastes so gosh darn delicious. I love the fact that it tastes like lemonade and can be sweeten with honey. Sumac has its roots in Asia, Northern Africa, and The Middle East. You actually may…

Let’s Scream into the Abyss Together

A happy Sunday to you! Welcome to a new week. I was supposed to write a post yesterday and the day before. I did not. While I do regret not being able to write, I don’t regret breaking down a few walls over the last few days to get my emotions across. There are days…

The Dead

Little raindrops linger on the crown of my headI spent my last moments listening to the deadTake a dive they saidIt won’t hurt at allThey pullAnd tugAt my will for lifeIt’s the antithesis of strifeStifle my wordsWith hymns from the graveTuck awayMy nameTheir soul has lost its purposeNow wandering in the abyssThe dead requests companyThey’ll…

How Dare You!!

Betrayal is too short of a word to described what you have done Your own actions Have broken the trust that we held so dare My tears have no rest My fury knows no end Destruction shall fall upon you And your life will be full of want May you fall In none of the…

Episode 8: Stick to the Process

Wow, welcome to another episode. I can’t believe we are on episode 8 right now. This has been a rough week but I guess that’s why I wanted to encourage you to stick to the journey. If you are following me on this journey, then please let me know. I would love to support you….

A Sip of Wine

She sits With a wine bottle in her hand And drinks down the fear of tomorrow Her sigh Is heard From the shores of the sand She dreams On far less adventurous things Of a home And a family Of loved ones who are too far away She drinks her sorrow away Waiting for a…

Honey Roasted Brussels Sprouts Topped with Goat Cheese

Brussels Recipe Well hello there, did you miss me? No? Dang… What do I have to do to make you miss me? Don’t you worry, I’ll find my way to your heart through your stomach. So here’s a new recipe. I have been craving brussels sprouts for the last month and a half. Crazy right…

Disconnected Thoughts

I’ve been locked in a room of ill-content Flowers bloom on my cheeks Call them roses if you wish My tears bring new life to the world Disconnected thoughts take flight We own the night With our anger and contempt Make way A new day draws near Spread your wings Lest your chance disappear Reach…

A Mother’s Lost

Light streams in a window I rather not see it Life becomes meaningless When you are not here You were so small With cute little feet And your eyes Held my heart with each peek Your giggles filled my soul Until I could take no more But now a tomb stone has your name Gone…