Daylight Cheated ~ #OctPoWriMo 6 of 31

The loud sound of the tick Never ceases to stop Eyes glued to the moving clock Hearing the tickity-toc The birdie does a trick Someone please make it stop! Each day quickly slips by Time doesn’t seem to care Daylight treated so unfair Little to no time to spare Cheated out of the blue skyContinue reading “Daylight Cheated ~ #OctPoWriMo 6 of 31”

City Streets ~ #OctPoWriMo 3 of 31

Secrets roam our city streets No one really wants to know Unfortunate stories go untold Struggling to meet basic needs Stands on corners just to eat Holding up a feeble sign Hoping that someone will be kind Unable to beat the scorching heat Countless people pass on by Pretending as if they’re not there AllContinue reading “City Streets ~ #OctPoWriMo 3 of 31”

Shattered ~ #OctPoWriMo 2 of 31

Using her hands as a weapon Fingernails dig within curled fists Smashing the hated reflection  ~ Shattered mirror on the floor Glimmering in the rays of light Dazed and shaken to the core ~ Retrieves the broken pieces Gripped by jagged misery Revulsion slowly releases ~ Begins to see hidden splendor Imbedded in shards ofContinue reading “Shattered ~ #OctPoWriMo 2 of 31”

Reunited ~ #OctPoWriMo 1 of 31

Seasons will certainly change in a haze People will need to part their own ways Separated by time and distance Engaged in personal commitments Never forgotten over prolonged days Persistent like the cool autumn breeze Covering ground and dancing in the trees True friends reunite and share some wine Laughing and reminiscing of good timesContinue reading “Reunited ~ #OctPoWriMo 1 of 31”