There is a gentle peace that emanates from the things not wanted but needed from the fortunes not sought but found. There is a simplicity that is curled up in moments not expected but offered in intimacy not earned but bestowed. There is a contented joy that gleams in the bleak places where love growsContinue reading “Gift”
The child becomes the man and, the man carries the child. The future becomes the now and, the now grips onto yesterday. The moment grows into a life and, the life unravels in a moment. The end just another beginning and the beginning simply an ending. The pursuits we sacrifice for and, the sacrifices weContinue reading “Pause”
Skin,stretching over old hard wood, the slow heartbeat. Drumming, through rhythmic flames, in empty spaces. Exhaling, echoed peaceful breathing, murmuring nights. Stars, shimmer bright peace blankets, the unbounded. Human, centred blissful twirl dancing, in serenity. Blankets, soft encompassing embrace, singular moment.
We cling so tightly to our truth that we miss insight, wisdom, nuance. We long for a world in our image so we remove different, other, foreign. We don’t want to be wrong, so we insult instead. We don’t want to self reflect, so we don’t listen. We; are lost.
Mirror, mirror on the wall. Who are you, walking down this hall? You say it’s you, but all I see is me. Tell me, what’s real and what’s mimicry. Was it you I saw a thousand times? Or simply my reflection, silent mimes? You say it’s you, but all I see is me. Escaping shatteredContinue reading “Mirror”