Letters to Karen

Two lost girls found each other Soul sisters from different mothers Rapunzels in our towers, counting down the hours till our knights in shining armor came to save us So tired of the worlds our parents gave us   Single-stoplight towns ain’t much to talk about We used to pray to Jesus, searching for aContinue reading “Letters to Karen”

Cat and Mouse

Burning eyes and dripping nose Running by on tippy-toes Ticking seconds in my head Till I slip and snap again Spiking panic, ice-cold dread Will this nightmare ever end? My mind is racing, too fast to stand Red-hot venom blazing in my hands Wish I could split this deadly brain till only skin and boneContinue reading “Cat and Mouse”

Volcano Eyes

In the mighty mountains of the north dwelled the golden phoenix Goddess of fire, queen of ash, her beauty rivaled Venus Most powerful, most worthy, but exiled and betrayed Yet it is the hunter, not the gazelle who should truly be afraid For two cold years she lay in wait, trapped ‘neath the avalanche ofContinue reading “Volcano Eyes”

Savior

Running, stumbling Crashing, tumbling Darkness, I’m coming Tried so hard to swim in the gaping abyss but no islands lay within my sight so I begged the Lord to let me slip beneath the curtains of eternal night My savior sat tall upon an ebony steed ‘Twas no prince, but a raven-haired queen who awakenedContinue reading “Savior”

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