Why must we cry alone??

We hide our tears so that no one sees, We wear our mask to make others believe. Our inner cries forever unheard, Until this life we beg to leave.   They'll never understand us, They only know to judge and put down. Our scars run so deep now, We force smiles to hide the frown. … Continue reading Why must we cry alone??

Her light was fading fast….

As the light quickly fades from her eyes, the reality of her life becomes so visible. All she ever wanted, or tried to do, was to please and take care of everyone else. She never figured herself into the equation of anything that she did. And because she felt like such a failure at the … Continue reading Her light was fading fast….

Lost in a nightmare…

via Daily Prompt: Glaring I found mysrlf at the edge of a forest, surely I can find somewhere to hide... I could hear the deep growl coming from behind me. Or was it in front of me??? It sounded like it was coming from every direction. My heart was racing, tears streaming down my cheeks. This … Continue reading Lost in a nightmare…

Don’t bottle it up…

I used to the quiet girl sitting over in the corner who thought that what she had to say didn't matter.  I allowed people to run all over me because I didn't have the strength or courage to stand up for myself. Now, I'm not sure exactly where those perceptions came from, but they have been … Continue reading Don’t bottle it up…

Time to challenge the storms….

What if the storms aren't really trying to drown you, but instead are only trying to wash you clean? Have you stopped and thought about it like that before? I know I never really have.  I've always been so focused on the worst case scenario - and that the storms of life were absolutely going … Continue reading Time to challenge the storms….

Light your own way

Everything you need is already inside of you. Don't wait for others to light your way. You have you own matches. It's time to stop thinking that you need someone else there to complete you, or light your way in life. Maybe you should take a look in the mirror, and learn to see that … Continue reading Light your own way

Keep it simple…

Sometimes those that you have helped, turn around and return the favor. That happened to be the case for me today. I'm sure my posts the last few days have reflected the dip in my overall mood. I have tried to wear my mask in my every day life...but somehow, I am moved to let … Continue reading Keep it simple…