Beauty

Beauty comes in all shapes, sizes, and colors.  Why should I constantly be compared to others?  I have so much beauty inside.  You will never see.... You haven't tried.   K.R 2016

Pretending

The picket fence lies. The ugly disguise. Hides your longing to be something more than you dream. Shows you're shallow and weak. Too much of a sheep. Stand out and be you. Not a stretch of the truth. Be the person you are not the neighborhood spoof. Quit pretending to keep up with the Jones' …

Perfection

Like the missing piece to the puzzle His love fits like no other. Body and soul, we melt. Blend and mold, like nothing I've ever felt. His hands were made to intertwine with mine. His arms are like shelter in my loneliest times. His lips make me weak. His touch makes it hard to speak. …

Where Do I Begin?

So poetry has always been my strong point, my go to, my escape from reality. But over the last year I decided that I wanted to start writing a novel. Easier said than done!!! Between 3 kids, college, work, clubs, extracurricular activities with the kids, etc. there just isn't much time for writing. And how …

His Eyes

In his eyes, the sadness lies. Is he always so down? Or is it just when I'm around? Does he always look that way? Or is it seeing me that makes his mood sway? I hate that I hurt him. The pain cuts like a knife. I never meant to be the misery in his …

I’m Sorry

I saw you in my dream last night. You smiled and held me tight. You listened to my apology. Said you understood, it was alright. But I don't think you know how bad it feels inside. To know I broke a man like you, It wasn't right, it isn't fine. I was weak and unprepared …

Coming Home

When hope is lost and stars collide. When the truth is written across the sky. When all your dreams go up in smoke. Holding back tears, you begin to choke. When flags are waving their painful, red warning. When you pray to just see one more morning. Lies and deception are all that you've known. …