Sometimes when too many things are going on at once, my senses get over stimulated. My attention gets easily diverted. In a room with lots of people having conversations, I could look directly at you and have absolutely no clue what you are saying. However, I do hear several other conversations in the room. I… Read More Church for the Socially Awkward (Part 1)
When trains had names and people had pride Even the poor could be dignified Never would we ever run and hide We would always stand up and fight There was a spirit we all held high As freedom rings, Old Glory flies An eagle soars across the sky United we stand by and by Memories… Read More When Train Had Names
So why do I try? Why do I pretend? Why do I say someday hardships will end? The only change that I ever see Is a change in the way you look at me Pain in the pit of my stomach Fog fills the space in my head Heart is faint from the falling… Read More So Why Do I Try?
When the leaves fall, fall, fall Truth will be seen Time will reveal a barren dream As voices call, call, call Out to be heard Echos of the past undisturbed Likes pages that turn, turn, turn The leaves that fall Their autumn colors serve to recall Memories that burn, burn, burn And you still… Read More When The Leaves Fall
Monsters in the making Life is theirs for the taking Broken hearts and broken minds How could no one see the signs And we read about the killer Like a page turning thriller Plot unfolds upon the screen Captivated by each scene Monsters in the making Life is theirs for the taking Broken… Read More Monsters in The Making
When I am happy, they think that I’m mad When I am mad they think that I’m sad Tears that I cry, like the stars in the sky Mostly unnoticed by those walking by Thoughts in my head are hard to express So I sit down awhile and I try my best Words that I… Read More Mostly Unnoticed
It’s like I’m two separate people I am at war with myself I am good and I’m evil I am heaven and hell Bound to have conflict Bound in my chains Thoughts that illicit The sin that remains Sitting in the parking lot I try to find the words Before I open my mouth and… Read More Two Separate People
Stay alert for the enemy prowls Like a predator seeking you out Crafty and wise, here to devour Attacks at the least expected hour Stand by each other, firm in the faith Though you suffer, there will come a day You will reach out and take hold An inheritance more precious than gold
I feel like I hate everything No one is without blame Listen as the sirens ring Watch the flicker of the flame Everything. Flames. Ashes. Crash around the remnants of my life.
Once again I feel my blood begin to burn Once again My stomach starts to churn When will I learn I cannot win Why do I return To this place again I deny The source of my pain And I hide My tears in the rain I don’t complain Or answer why I can’t explain… Read More Once Again