Tag: Hope

Kind Hearts

My kind heart has been broken so many times By saving others and not myself

You Are More Than A Number

Scales are society’s way of telling you that your worth is tied to a number

December

It’s December and there’s no snow on the ground I stop and a light a cigarette I hear a local bar play our song It takes me back to when you were mine Smiling at me with those bright green eyes I wonder who…

Keep Pushing Forward

My recovery has never been a straight line I have relapsed time and time again But I keep pushing forward Doing what I can

The Rainbow

Bad days come and go Just like a storm Then you look outside your window And see the rainbow

Light

Tonight I am in that dark place again But this time I have no doubt I will make it through And the light once more Will return in the morning

Sad Eyes

Pour me a glass of brandy And tell me the story behind your sad eyes

Price To Live

There was a time when I thought I could touch the moon and fly away on a shooting star And there was a time when I held pink pills in my palm listening to death’s sweet whispers Now I trade my “genius” for stability…

A Poet’s Calling

What purpose is there for me in life if I can not write?

25

People talk about marriage, children and growing old They ask for my opinion And act surprised When I say I don’t think that far ahead How am I supposed to explain I didn’t think I’d still be alive at 25? Those highs and lows…