Side Door

Underestimated   Unknown     Underappreciated Afraid to shout out my glow   Let it radiate into your orbit     Let it calm the churning waters of your halo Afraid to walk into the room where it happens   Where eyes will rake my body     Stopping at my shoulders where...

Love

Love Love that pummels you Is not loveLove that thunders over your flesh And presses into you Pressed on to you Tightens its clamp over you Is not love Love that wraps it hands around your heart And squeezes Then releases Squeezes Then releases So that you feel that...

Eyes

Eyes My prize is these eyes That fan their blinking adoration with those lashes Those wings reaching skyward Lift your eyes, baby The world wants to flatten you out Lift your gaze The view is much brighter Than the one you inherited Lift your hands Always keep them...

Cup

Cup This cup you holdHas filled and drainedFilled and drainedFilledanddrainedfilledanddrained The vapors of intentionHave escapedAnd are left wandering the skiesNot knowing where is home is I am left with a cupThat doesn’t know which way is upBut is most certainly...

Watershed

Watershed When will we believe We all hold the power for harm?Just by being Just by existing Most of us never get to see the sting of tearsThe mental gymnastics to try and understandThe bellow of anger at our ignorant words Most of don’t get to see the twists and...

Inheritance

Inheritance I am a giant among none A revelry uncontained A watcher on the parapet I long to see a different future A vision to appear from the haze Step forward Stop hiding Reveal yourself A future among many A world without none I am the watcher patiently waiting...