Joy in a Season of Longing

It’s Christmas Eve magical by design Deepest hopes come back alive Broken dreams pulled together in redemption’s surprise We all wait eyes wide reflecting the starry skies Edge of the couch in anticipation of what comes next The wonder hangs so heavy and yet light with every breath Through overcast and uncertain gray fog skies…

Intersections: Gratitude and Goodbyes

     Goodbyes are the worst. It’s like that feeling when your favorite book, television show, or movie ends. Except instead of fictional characters you have grown attached to, it is the real stories and souls around you that you have to part with. At the same time, goodbyes are somewhat of a gift in…

Autumn Symphony

Crisp breeze got me in a happy daze Watching this picture perfect sunset fade A breath of fresh air in my lungs All thoughts of the future that come The terrifying hopes and fears In the melody start to disappear Captivated by how every detail is covered Just like how one note naturally follows another …

Summer Rush : Learning to Treasure Every Moment

Time is rushing by, crushing in. Flooding this space, bringing the walls collapsing under the weight. Sometimes it seems like I’m just using gasping breaths to try to catch up, but never pulling in enough oxygen to keep up the pace. I panic. But through the cracks of the crumbling walls, shafts of light appear,…