Couplets

Day 261: Trials of the Chosen

Strength is in survival, they say As if these words will save the day. For scars drawn across the heart by God, are somehow more revered and awed. Only the worthy will conquer the struggle, Blissfully living away from the battle. Strength borne on shoulders, broad and stable, Tested with bricks and stones thrown by… Continue reading Day 261: Trials of the Chosen

Free verse

Day 220: War Tales

If this is what, I fought for, then why do I sit here, silent and searching? This is not the reality I envisioned, the dream I was promised, when I held you in my lap, watching the blood flow, mixing with the saltwater tides. How could I have known that it was my life, my… Continue reading Day 220: War Tales

Free verse, Poem

Day 64: Riots

You want to be strong in the face of it all, But you know you won’t be Standing tall and proud, head held regally… Instead, you cower and cry for them to stop All you see is weakness, as you watch Your blood and tears mingle in a liquid dance, As you bury your face… Continue reading Day 64: Riots