Pompeii

Don Henley once said “Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge” And I wish bridges never burned and instead remained, open to visitors, edifices to a place where there was a different peace No railings slithering across for safety, just the moss in bloom, wreaths, reminders of an unfortunate inevitable doom And…

Rising

It’s not until you have died inside Descended to the depths of hell And marched against it’s fiery tide Fought for your soul and for your life Defeating the demons within you Amidstthe darkness, grief and strife Shattered dreams, broken bones Trials, sorrow, anguish and pain Broken hearts and empty homes Climbing up fate’s jagged…

Torture and Bimbos

As the plane started moving, tears filled her eyes, mixed emotions weighted her chest, hope that in what she was doing, she could take better care of her family. At the same time, sadness, because she had to leave her beloved loved ones behind to do so. As the plane took off she said her…