I would not trade our love for any gold or riches; Nor any comfort of life and though we differ in many ways You are my perfect mate. You are strong when I am weak, you are courageous when I am scared; you are hopeful when I have all but given up. You give me […]

Ode to My Former Self

I used to Believe I had to change the world In order for my life to have meaning, had to do something great in order to matter; something beyond myself in order to feel worthy of happiness; denied myself joy Because I had failed to do more in my 33 years of existence. I Couldn’t […]


I met you when I was 15 You were there for The good and the bad. Yet through the years Many times I fell short Of what you deserved. Fell victim to the charms of other men. Forsaking my best friend I gave up on myself, On our future; On every value I held dear. […]

What is a Soulmate?

They say a soulmate Is the one who completes you Who makes you feel whole Who would do anything for you & never points out your flaws But I don’t want to live my life Blinded by love With Wool over my eyes Pretending to be pure Nor do I want a lover Who blows […]

Self-Love is not Vanity: A Love Poem To Myself

I love you; You before anyone else For you can not Love anyone Without first Loving yourself You have eyes that Shine in the darkest of hours and tell your story without any fear You are courageous and continue to love despite your traumatic past You have a way with words Which can be used […]

Resurrecting Faith

Today I chose to be who I am supposed to be but who exactly am I? I am Strong, Yet some may call me naive. I am passionate, even though at times that can be a problem. I am giver, who gets tired sometimes. Who wants to change the world but is losing hope… Losing […]

Fairy Tale of woe

Would we build each other up If we weren’t so prone to violence? Experts say the cycle of abuse is something you are taught. Yet, We live in a world where it is often over-looked. Not because we do not know better but because we can not admit to our faults… I can remember thinking […]


It’s funny how the heart And head contradict. The heart will trick us into believing We are in-love While the head tells us To overlook the one Who’s sent to us from above. Oh, how fickle they can be Jumping back and forth Not knowing what kind Of life they want to lead Nor ever […]