On a merry-go-round of perception on a tall prancing, painted horse, Shifting patterns of movement and thoughts are fleeting swiftly by, Recesses of memories, flying by with odd faces, I try to stay the course. Tightening my grip on leather straps, I can remember those days gone by, A small, speedy heart is pumping, as … Continue reading Merry-Go-Round

Shared Pain with Little Sis

Eyes red, painful, and swollen from tears that bleed,Broken, shaken, and scarred visibly, deep down inside,Her sporadic lonely dance is one of hopeful survival,Shaky, breathing hard and recklessly she moves about,Floating, mind rushing, exhaustion like the tugging mire,Settling in, pulling her under, consuming her untimely frailty! Lost, in her graphic memories of such horrid madness,¬†Clouding, … Continue reading Shared Pain with Little Sis