Walking down that worn out street, ‘Twas a burning summer afternoon. So crowded the lane, filled with joy and pain, Faces I’ll never see again. There in the distance, a giant old tree, Her branches fighting the blistering heat. Lonely as she could be, stood there patiently, Although that battered street was her home, It … Continue reading Solitary.
Life isn't all black and white. We don't live life in the extreme corners of darkness and light. We visit these areas from time to time during the span of our lives but the truth is that most of our life is spent in the gray. I say this because of the realization that events … Continue reading All that is.
Art.Such a small word, holding within it the ability to awaken emotion in the stillest of souls.There exists no 'good art' or 'bad art'. Art just is.It resides in the strokes of a paint brush, in the stories held in words, in the colors of the sunrise, in the darkness of the night.Art is to … Continue reading Art.
Such pride we hold in our mortal heart,Can’t tell ourselves and the devil apartSo blinded are we to all that is good,That what life is, we never understood. Crystal waters browning to death,The air rotting with our every breath,What a mockery of life have we made,What a beautiful world we have betrayed. In the kingdom … Continue reading The Jesters.
Image by Myriam Zilles from Pixabay Sometimes you’ve just got to let yourself burst into flames,Let your fire reach high into the skySometimes you’ve just got to let yourself burn,Let your ash be one with the sand. Sometimes you’ve just got to sink deep belowWatch the boats sail away in the darkSometimes you’ve just got … Continue reading Sometimes.
How long must it be Before we open our eyes and begin to see The land that we were gifted, Isn’t quite what it used to be. Down below our hurried steps The earth weeps for our unrest. Emptied of gratitude, our lifeless eyes Filled with deception, brimming with lies How blind are we, not … Continue reading How long?
“The lips of wisdom are closed, except to the ears of Understanding"—The Kybalion.” Image by Giani Pralea from Pixabay At each given moment in time, we are surrounded by many truths. Truths that are shrouded in numerous lies and hidden away from sight. To top that off, we are rather short sighted as a society. … Continue reading Beyond the horizon.
I hope you don't mind me walking along, just learning my lessons and singing my song I hope you don't mind that I have not much to give, to you oh world, where life does live. I am nothing but a wanderer, one among many. My pockets are empty, not even a penny. I've chosen … Continue reading To the world.