Monsters in the Room

I called her “mother” but her name is Lilith. Nine souls she birthed, four she blessed. Her demeanor portrayed righteousness; Jesus, she wedged between us. Life trapped within the storm. […]


“Good morning,” the bait for misdirection. Bad intentions soaked in “best interests.” Being someone else, the exit sign towards the door.

Head Down

Expectation led to another failure. I devalued my worth. The manipulation and frustration pushing me toward despair. My horoscope gave me distressing news. I’m just biding my time until I […]

Blemished Intent

Spring light in the sepia sky. I remember when joy greeted us in the morning. Time moves with reckless abandon. Every decade carries a scar. Tears drying in the night. […]