Monthly Archives: May 2013

The Scar Above My Eye

The Scar Above My Eye The scar above my eye that makeup can’t cover up Not my first “I tripped and fell” story But by far the one I told the most Black eyes, cuts, and scraps they all heal … Continue reading

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Pilgrims Path

Pilgrims Path As I walk this pilgrims path I find There are mud holes and dungeons along the way With no way around and no bridge to cross My only option is to wade in the muck But does that … Continue reading

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The Wrong Road

The Wrong Road I pop a couple of Xanax and polish off a bottle of wine Just to drown the memory of him for a while Pop open another bottle, this time something stronger As I fade into the darkness … Continue reading

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Collection of Masks

Collection of Masks I have a collection of masks lined up on a shelf Within my reach when ever I want to hid One that is happy, one that is quiet One that is spunky and tells you to shove … Continue reading

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A Voice From the Past

A Voice From the Past Just when I think my dreams have stalled A voice from the past beckons me back To the terror and fear that was my life And that dark treacherous night Just like a bullet shot … Continue reading

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Change and Rage

Change and Rage Why do I feel anger when I see others change Why does resentment boil up inside Why do I feel like I’m burning with rage Why do I feel like I’m on a roller coaster ride   … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day What does it mean to be a mother To stay up late and hold your baby close To watch them grow up before your eyes Or teach them right from wrong What if one or more of your … Continue reading

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