Flight

Your cheering squads were liars when to my knees you could not bring So in the might of jealousy, you tried to clip my wings But my joints are made of teflon and the feathers forged in steel So when that didn’t work, you worked my mind hoping I’d kneel You told me I couldn’tContinue reading “Flight”

Church Hurt: Moving on in Peace without Losing my Faith

For years I tried to balance out not getting therapy with doing religious activities in a sisterhood of churches I attended for almost a decade. The last of these churches I attended before leaving the organization entirely was always active in some way. Small group bible lessons on fridays, church on sundays, one on oneContinue reading “Church Hurt: Moving on in Peace without Losing my Faith”

For the Both of Us- Poem

Remember the songs I’ve sung. The stories I’ve toldLet the lessons I taught you carry you til you’re old.I taught you what I knew though it still wasn’t muchHope that I changed your world through my temporary touch.Remember the nights that I held you, eyes filled with tearsPrayers whispered in your ears will carry youContinue reading “For the Both of Us- Poem”