THE LIE

A thing that grows and stings the soul, Of the ears in which it lands.Pain ruptured wound now reopened, Doubt begins to wonder once again.How does it so easily slide right off, The tip of that self-righteous tongue!Once verbalized it floats about in space, You can't deny or ignore its strength, It tugs and breaks … Continue reading THE LIE

My First Book – The Path Toward The Light

I am excited to announce the publication of my debut novel. It is a young adult, science-fiction, dystopian novel which readers from age nine to ninety would enjoy. You can purchase the paperback or Kindle version today! Paperback book link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/1077906706/ref=cm_sw_em_r_mt_dp_U_g8ZjDb0W6YTWX The illustrator that I worked with was amazing. So for anyone looking for a … Continue reading My First Book – The Path Toward The Light

My Wrath

Lips pucker and brows wrinkle as he stares.Anger burrows in deep erasing his kind features.Borne is this unsummoned yet familiar creature,From the inferno of my own unrestrained wrath.Stinging remarks racing from my impertinent gateway,Chilling his heart and granting birth to my sin and guilt. by Joni 6/19

Warm Chocolate

Your words, a river of sweet wine to awaiting, tastebuds,Strong shoulders holding me, like the limbs of the great oak,Reassuringly placed tender kisses on tear-soaked cheeks,I fold into your arms like a piece of warm melting chocolate.