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My screams climb high and dance in my throat. A Tango trying to let go, but aching to be heard. I’ve never learned the Art of letting go. I’ve painted pretty pictures with the best of intentions. Brushstrokes meant to reveal and release… But are counterfeit. Copies of the flesh I long to shed. The original hangs… Continue reading The Art of Letting Go
You think you are so deep and mysterious, and that you ‘spare’ me by keeping a distance. You drop just enough breadcrumbs to keep me on your trail, yet warn me over and over not to get too close to the Big Bad Wolf. I find it really tiring as far as bedtime stories… Continue reading Big Bad Wolf
You’re going to question yourself. Beat yourself up with self-doubt, remorse, regret. After you stop blaming them, you’ll start blaming ‘you’. The interrogation turns inward. You’ll place your heart on the witness stand and you’ll be lethal with your technique. When someone walks away, we always turn the mirror around. We examine ourselves. We pick… Continue reading Love yourself.
Nothing surprises me within the realm of human nature and how a soul evolves when rocked by pain. I’m not young anymore. I’m older than most of my friends. My social circle includes many writers and artists… most much younger than me. My heart aches as I read their passion laced prose. I know what… Continue reading I’m not young anymore.
I know my worth… There was a time when I didn’t think I was worth two corrosive pennies rubbed together. And, if I had to pinpoint a time in my life when I felt as worthless, and as meaningless as hot dog scum, (yes, it’s real stuff) it would be the awakening my ‘twenty-something year… Continue reading Self worth
He wanted you because you were rare in his world. I always questioned why he wanted me if the reasons he gave for leaving were the initial sparks that drew him to me in the first place. Follow Alfa on FB to share the featured image shown in this post