Poetry, Strong, Tough Love

300 Pound Lady

Hey, there’s something I want to share with you, something that happened the other day. Funny, my initial reaction was: "ah it’s ok", but it really isn’t, so I have some things to say. By the way, I have no intentions of downplay, I’m gonna bear my soul and someone’s gon’ learn today. Because no… Continue reading 300 Pound Lady

Poetry, Strong

Take a Knee

When a man in love wants to unite his life, to the woman he hopes would be his wife. When he wants to ask: Will you marry me? That’s the moment to take a knee. When, while learning to walk, his child trips on his shoes, and daddy comes down to check for a bruise,… Continue reading Take a Knee

Poetry, Strong

The Weekend

WARNING: I don't usually do this, but due to the nature of the poem, I feel there must be some sort of disclaimer for the reader. It's no secret that in the past I struggled with the thought of taking my own life. Thanks to many tear-filled prayers, a new outlook on life, and a… Continue reading The Weekend

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Hello August

Oh, summer days as you slowly come to your final act Before we part ways Let's take a moment to reenact Let's cherish the last rays of warmth as they shine and while they wrap me into the end of my summer daze. 1WritersHeart.com

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Celebrating 4 Years!

Four years ago I set out to share my writing with anyone willing to read it. It was my first step in breaking out of my shell. I cannot say that the shell is completely gone but there is definitely less of it. I'm grateful for having taken the very difficult first step, but even… Continue reading Celebrating 4 Years!

Love, Nonfairytale, Poetry, Strong, Tough Love

Faux Real Love

Everybody wanna flaunt their versions of love But when your Ace turns to an ex, a why or a “what was I thinking of?” You begin to wonder if real love was ever the plan? Looks like it failed the true or false exam Illusions of being better make you bitter Because you tried to paint silver linings… Continue reading Faux Real Love

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Live Loved

To know that there’s another soul out there who thinks of you, cares about your well being, wants to invest (priceless) time with you, who doesn’t complete you, because we were made complete when we were fearfully and wonderfully created, but compliments you...to have not only heard that you are loved, but to have experienced… Continue reading Live Loved