As a little girl growing up rarely was I tucked in. It’s a gift I’ve given my daughter everyday and now she is ten. The lights were out, a candle was lit you laid there by my side. Our prayers were lifted up to heaven you kissed me and we hugged goodnight.
Archive | November 21, 2011
Life feels rather chaotic Moving faster than it seems, So much time is wasted On insignificant things. Many hours I’m awake So few I ever sleep, It’s difficult applying energy Where it needs to be.
I slide into the darkness. It is ruthless. It won’t let go. A constant threat. To swallow me whole. I want to be free. To love and dream. It’s not as it seems. Life escapes me. Bondage enslaves me. Feelings drown me. A river of tears. A life of fears. I wonder who I am. […]
Growing up I was always told That I’d never amount to anything good. I was always treated like an object For others to abuse whenever they wanted. I wasn’t allowed to show any feelings These I had to learn to bury.
Time flies by The clock won’t stop. The world keeps turning The sun’s still burning. My life passes by Like a bird in the sky. I need to stop and rest In my own little nest.
November 21, 2011
My name is Jenny I’m only four I cannot smile My eyes are sore. You’ll never know How much I cry So many beatings I wonder why. I can’t make mistakes This I have learned Or I am punished With 3rd degree burns. I must never be bad Or I’ll go hungry I must be […]
November 21, 2011
Results of Separation I have built this wall forever – My pride and arrogance at best I would boast of its perfection My own will filled the cracks. Layer upon layer I thought that I’d be free Self preservation was its purpose To keep evil out was key. Like quicksand though Was its foundation A […]
There’s a little girl with tears in her eyes And people often wonder why She can’t understand what this world has come to So I write this song showing what faith can do (I tell her) Don’t be afraid my little child Wipe away those tears, let me see a smile Your understanding is as […]