Opening Up Slowly

It's happening again Another time when yes means no And you walk away as if nothing has changed You decide that enough was enough And leave me and my life rearranged Like when you gave me faith Then took my hope Like it was yours all along Once again, rejection is a reflection in a …

500

500 is a nice, round number. The meaning of 500 today is that this post—this one right here—is number 500. By my unofficial count, over three hundred of these 500 posts were made this year. If you recall my post about looking back from last week, I wrote nothing at all for a six-week period …

Looking Back

Today, I looked back one year ago on the blog and realized that I was in the middle of a six-week drought of not writing here. For that matter, I wasn't writing at all. The urge to write at all had disappeared. I made two posts early in the month, and then nothing until the …

Walls

This heart sits captive in walls Built by the mind Sculpted with the latest security features To keep out the bad Because the gate rarely opens The good is kept at bay This heart sits captive in walls A life I once lived...hoping that doesn't become the live I will live. Because life is not …