Tag: light

The Cavern Within – A Poem

I try to find myself by going inward. I make my way past the barrier of skin that holds a roadmap made from scars and cuts, each a reminder of the road that I’ve been on. I make my way within and I can… Continue Reading “The Cavern Within – A Poem”

Gasoline Rainbow – A Poem

Sadness is difficult. It creeps up on me so that by the time I find it living within me, it is a surprise to find it there. I glare at it, trying to give it the look, but it is impervious. I yell at… Continue Reading “Gasoline Rainbow – A Poem”

Leaves, Light and Song – A Poem

The leaves surround me in the dark. I can hear them even though I can’t see them and they brush against my skin in a soft caress. Each time they touch me, I can see little flashes of light appear around me filling up… Continue Reading “Leaves, Light and Song – A Poem”

Growing My Light

There are moments in my life that I carry within me. Sometimes, I flip through them as if they were polaroid’s, memories preserved in sepia tones, the colour in them beginning to fade around the edges. There are some moments from when I was… Continue Reading “Growing My Light”

The Light of You – A Poem

* This is my fifth Pay It Forward offering. This is a poem I wrote for Shannon Dugas.   When I look into your eyes, I see the Warrior within you. She has had to fight many battles and win many wars. Some of… Continue Reading “The Light of You – A Poem”

%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this:
%d bloggers like this: