FROZEN POTHOLES

FROZEN POTHOLES

Image Credit

In the desperation of my folly

I’ve climbed a mountain of regret

On this trapeze of the life I’ve lived

All, without a safety net

###############

My head up in the clouds

Not seeing what’s in front of me

Unfulfilled and broken promises

Frozen potholes on the sea

################

Yet, here I stand just like you

With years under my belt

Time and again I still stumble

But no longer do I melt

NEW BEGINNINGS

NEW BEGINNINGS

Gripped by the strength

Of an unseen hand

I was lead to freedom

In the promised land

******************

My heart filled with joy

At the sight in the mirror

A smile I thought lost

Forever is clearer

******************

With goosebumps on skin

As I ready myself

For the hand of another

And nobody else

******************

Vows to be taken

Spoken from the heart

Blessed by our God

And a brand-new start

THE REBEL

painting of man
Image Credit


The rebel fights to be set free
To pillage and trash and burn
Destroying the life with simplicity
Disregarding the good we learn

****************
If given the chance he will prevail
Leaving a trail of tears
Bottled up inside
How long can we hide
From the rebel who feeds in our fears

**************