• Poems

    Are you who you’re suppose to be?

      I stare at the mirror wishing I can look inside of myself and be able to fix anything that is broken or slightly mangled. I have these thoughts swimming inside my mind, reeking havoc like hurricane Irma and Harvey dancing together leaving nothing behind but taking every good thought that is in its way and shredding it into pieces with no mercy leaving me breathless as if a guss of their wind is choking me. I try to breathe in and out it slowly. But honestly, it’s not helping I can slowly feel all my emotions choking me. I see all this commotion in the world and wonder have I…

  • Poems

    Hide beneath your wings 

    In the times of despair when I no longer feel like being here and when being present seems unreal, where can I run? Can I run to you for shelter? If I begged you to let me leave, would you? Would you hold me beneath your wings? Would you be the fresh air that flows through my lungs when it feels like the wind has been knocked out of me?  When secrecy and darkness show up at my door uninvited would you rush in and defend me? When I act like I got it all together but slowly my strength starts to waver would you hold me steady until I…