Heart as a Phoenix

Do not grieve on other’s words Many would hurt without the slightest knowledge The joke would turn against you in time You shall feel crushed by your trustees And almost crumble in a shell because it hurts But you will recover because you’re strong – brave You shall overcome hate and strive After-all, your heart…

When Samson Fell

And I ask myself again, is this really strength? Refusing to let anyone in, not telling anyone how I truly feel, and keeping so many secrets to myself? Is this what strength is like? What doesn’t kill you, only makes you stronger, or so I believe. Betrayal after betrayal will only make me stronger. It’s…

Once Upon a 3 AM

If I told you I wasn’t tired, I’d be lying. It’s 3 AM and my mind has never been more awake. Perhaps it’s the many years of sketching during the ungodly hours that I have gotten used to this strange routine. But no, my hours today have gone out of my control. Thinking of losing…

One as a People

  Skin so dark only comparable to night – One which makes us unique and proud Eyes so round and bright as full moon – One which is full of hope A body explained by our preserved nature – One which is strong like nothing you know A mind, smart but unused – Explained by a history that…