Call of Oblivion
Pieces of me fly off to the aetherswhere my heart has always livednever to be found again for they have their own lives nowmaking the best of fragmentation.The magic of a soul that doesn’t want to be whole is the seeds the pieces becomedispersed across the universeto grow worlds that makefor an exquisite fit. Each… Continue readingAcceptance, Adversity, Cosmos, Cycles, death, depression, Earth, Endings, Essential, fire, freeverse, Grief and Loss, growth, Intention, nature, New Beginnings, Otherworld, Overcoming, Philosophy, Poetry, Shadow Work, Sky, surrender, The Void, Transformation, Transition, water, World
Our Colors: A Valentine’s Day Poem
I love all of your colors. The contrast of darkness and light is what makes you a powerful work of art. I am in love with all your bold dark shades, as the part of me who is a creature of the night can walk with you there with ease and share my own craft… Continue readingBeauty, Cosmos, Creative Writing, Creativity, Earth, fire, Gratitude, growth, Intention, Intimacy, Love, nature, Poetry, Prose, Relationships, Sky, Spirit, Transformation, water
A High Degree of Shining
I’m lit up on the inside, and there is no turning it off. You can see it in my eyes. Fires are the hottest in their center, and they don’t expire quickly when there is so much yet to burn. I can’t help but notice what a man throws away and grow towards every dead… Continue readingAcceptance, Adversity, conflict, Cosmos, Cycles, death, Endings, Essential, fire, freeverse, growth, Intention, Love, New Beginnings, Overcoming, Poetry, Relationships, Self Acceptance, Shadow Work, Spoken Word, Summer, Transformation, trauma, World
I wrote my first story when I was a wee girl of three, followed by my first poem when I was eight. I’ve been writing ever since as a way to cope with life. This practice evolved with learning in both structured settings and through the practice, itself. In my own healing crisis, I found a process I affectionately refer to as Poetic Alchemy. Now on the journey of getting my life back, I do this not only for myself but for you.