Petal

Petal, soft Snaps from stem Drifting down down down Floating with ease It pillows to the ground Not a sound released still the moment resounds To one, appears as a loss of beauty To the flower, it is clear A greater room is made for new blooms to flame in a small petal’s place NoContinue reading “Petal”

Even Rocks Cry

I have spent a great deal of my life not doing what I desire because of fear. Whether that’s fear of inadequacy or a lack of ingenuity. I remember rejecting the color pink as a young girl because that was what all of the other girls liked. The same went for the movie The CheetahContinue reading “Even Rocks Cry”

A Wretch Like Me

Failure. That seems to be the most recent lie fighting to claim the forefront of my mind. Failure as a mom. Failure as a friend. Failure as a human. Failure as a follower of Christ. The standard I have for myself gradually creeps up so high, whether by my own expectations or by the wordsContinue reading “A Wretch Like Me”