Type ACandle burned at both endsDepressionFailing HealthFear of the UnknownWhat if it’s not done?What if someone else does it wrong?What if I let them down?Rest?So much to be done.What’s the … Continue reading Wheels Spinning
Confusion tightens its gripWhat am I to do?I need guidanceOh how I wish my Mom was here.Am I a failure?Maybe.But I kept it together!Longer than most thought I couldIs it … Continue reading Moving Forward
Quiet at first.Sweet smiles to hide the sadnessPleasant words to mask the war withinI’m good at this part.But it is time to get to workTrying to make sense of the … Continue reading Searching
PissedHurtAnnoyedCryingDrunkWallowingBurnoutBurned to the GroundSpark in the AshesEmbers glowTears StopHead clearsAttitude changesI growTime to RISE UPPhoenix showed upBe ScaredShe is IN meShe wants outKeep trying to tear me downFuck ‘EmI Got … Continue reading Teams
Can you believe it is already time to give Summer a send off? In the current Challenge Group, we were talking about the amazing support we offer each other. The … Continue reading September Fitness Challenge
Our souls bleedThe rivers from our eyes run dryYou were the best of usYou made us proudLeaving this world too soonTerrorism steals more of our lightTogether we prayYour soulYour familiesThose … Continue reading Remember Their Names
You many have opened this blog post thinking that MAYBE I wrote a cheerful little poem about pirates. OK, let’s be real, if I had, it probably would have been … Continue reading Pirates!
Place the blameNot on meKeep the truths hiddenNo one needs to knowTried to fix itTried to fix everythingTried to fix everyoneStrived to be greatNow would settle for enoughIt escaped againIs … Continue reading The Deeper Battle
It’s almost time to start a new month and a new challenge! If you would like to follow along, Like my fitness page on Facebook at Body By BrendaT – … Continue reading July 2021 Fitness Challenge!
I want to share this amazing collection of poetry now available in paperback and Kindle: more than 50 poets, 170 pages, profits donated to Save the Children. Poems were all … Continue reading SAVE THE CHILDREN
It is not going to come easyIt may come at a price I do not want to payA price that seems too high to ever payA goal too high to … Continue reading Finding Peace
I’ve said it a million timesI am tired of listening to my own voiceThe voice in my headAsking WHY I see youI want to speakYou don’t careYou made your decision … Continue reading Forgotten and Lost