When sadness surpasses joy, When pain prevails over pleasure, When regrets exceed fond memories, When destruction dominates construction, When name-calling eclipses friendly banter, When others show you contempt and disrespect, You are permitted to walk away.
When I first ever heard of blackout poetry years ago, the thought of purposely blacking out portions of book pages just to make poetry blew my mind. "Ruining" a book intentionally to create something new was just heresy in my bookworm brain, and I couldn't bring myself to do it. But now that digital blackout … Continue reading Blackout Poetry: First Attempt
Carefree, no Aforethought to the Situation; Unguided And slightly Lackadaisical. via Daily Prompt: Casual
Existing in an endless night, lost in a nightmare of nothingness. The gloom envelops me, tells me soothing lies, lulling me into a dormant oblivion. Panic sets in; my heart races, stampeding through my chest. Beads of sweat trace the outline of my body as tears trace the lines of my face-- Will I ever … Continue reading Depression & Anxiety
The night is dark and full of monsters... but so is the lighted day; they walk around camouflaged with the faces of those who lay claim to our best interests.
Move mountains-- yOur resolve strengthens you, deXterity is your weapon of choice. intImidation holds no sway over you, drivE and determination define your courage. via Daily Prompt: Moxie