Sunday, July 24, 2016

Surprises

If we let our days be filled with surprises
we just might surprise ourselves

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Look forward

Our youth passes away
that moment we let dreams die
leaving yesterday
all that we look forward to

Friday, July 22, 2016

Let me be

I was swimming, trying to decide
if I felt sick or great
whatever the case, I didn't care
I was slipping into the unknown
fearfully trying to hold myself back
to remain with my distraught companions
to ease their fatigue and fear
tension and disbelief was keeping them here
I was fading, arms clutching me
to seize the waning life
of an overdose
meant to set me free
oh, how I wish they'd let me be

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Don't belong

the day will come
you'll feel it in your bones
that you don't belong here
that this is not your home

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Hang Around

Life is a balance of reality and dreams
destiny and fate hang upside down
leaving faith to get us through the day
while we figure out what it all means
so we stick around
until it fades away

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

When the smoke clears

By the light of day
when the smoke clears
we glimpse the future
and find our way

Sunday, July 17, 2016

Waiting Room

You can sit in life's waiting room
but you may find yourself alone
as you wonder
what it is
you're
waiting
for