You can do it afraid, just make sure you do it…

Release your faith, cast it out in front of you.Release your faith, trust not the fierce wind but where it’s guiding you.Release your faith for your daughter and son to hold onto until they forge their own.Release your faith when doubt creeps in and judges your hopes and dreams with cautions and fear of beingContinue reading “You can do it afraid, just make sure you do it…”

This altar requires an offering but I can’t burn for you…

Our waves stole the show, but the wind subsided.Pieces of glass cut into the vastness of the shore until we were washed.Now they exist deep beyond, they’ve been given back to the sea, but our offering has been rejected.Our false accord rebuked.Forced to abandon the threshold that was forged and drift towards the ones weContinue reading “This altar requires an offering but I can’t burn for you…”

On the Threshold by which I stand…

I will grow. On the threshold by which I stand… I will learn. On the threshold by which I stand… I will listen. No more, no less, I have done enough. On the threshold by which I stand I refuse to criticize the absence of extreme. On the threshold by which I stand… Sometimes IContinue reading “On the Threshold by which I stand…”

A Psalm of Undying Love

I urge myself to give the victory of my soul over to you,To acknowledge you as the defender of my heart,The champion of all my affections.For though life slips through my fingersYou’re what I’m able to hold onto,The only power that belongs to me.Oh, how I belong to you.In the deep meadow of my spiritContinue reading “A Psalm of Undying Love”

Burnt eyes and restored vision

Bereft of all your comfortsYou’ve caviled every last emberArdent enough to survive. Every burden bound to your bosomDiffuses throughout the skyMuddled with ash and mist.You aren’t who you thought you would be. Your kneesThis alterConvoluted with the other. It’s lonely here, onlyCracks and their companions.I’m exposed out here, exposing theCrumbled path crusted to my bareContinue reading “Burnt eyes and restored vision”