Lately, I have been in deep thought about sacred places. To be clear, when I say sacred places, I am referring to the areas within us where we experience change. Honestly, I wanted to write a poem about sacred places, something to show the beauty and darkness of these places, but I was unable to….
A Child Cries In the Distance
A child cries in the distance Their mother for the fourth time tonight is busy With a stranger she will never meet again The bruises The smell The guilt They all have become a part of who she is A child cries in the distance And for the first time tonight he is sober A…