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Beautiful Sadness

Someone once asked me “where do you feel it? The sadness” and I paused and answered, “not entirely sure…I think in my chest.” And he hugged me as tears rolled down my cheeks. Sadness is a painfully beautiful emotion to feel. It means you hurt, which means you cared…you loved. It can creep up on …

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Brave

Be brave little girl, And stand up to the wolves. Hold your breath and open your heart. Be vulnerable and kind, Loving and compassionate. For the wolves know no better, But you do. Make sure little girl, You are ready to run, When the wolves show no light, In their withering souls. There are those …

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Smile

Smile because you can, because you feel , because it’s life. Smile because it happened, because it didn’t, because it could. Smile for today, for yesterday and for tomorrow. Smile for yourself, for your heart and your soul. Smile for those who can’t, for those that hurt, for ones you love. Smile until it hurts …

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Fear

𝙵𝚎𝚊𝚛. Such a powerful four letter word. It can dictate so much of what we do, of what we think, of what we feel. Fear. I’ll say it over and over again. And every time I take away it’s power. Fear, you try to break me constantly. And sometimes you’ll succeed…but sometimes isn’t always. And …

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A piece of my heart

I left a piece of my heart Burried in your pupils Now I find myself Staring at the night sky Searching for it Amongst the stars

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She is

She’s a gush of wind, A burst of energy, A hurricane passing, Slamming doors, Uprooting trees, Mesmerizing with her strength, Chaos, And noise. Just as she came To cause mayhem, attraction, fear. She is gone. And you’re left wondering, If you’ll cross her path, Once more.