The Gift

Written by Ron Nash Pilot identifies smoke, verifies coordinates as they roar by Alone in loneliness, his mind travels back, again  Candle’s flicker-dance in the semi-darkness of the room Life…

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Peace At Last

Written by Esme Shane The moon shimmers in the night sky Owls stoically perch on leafless branches Their occasional hoot shattering the stillness A mournful train whistle in the distance…

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Standing Alone

Written by Diane Tolliver His words pierced her heart like bullets. Cruel, angry, hurtful. She reeled back from the verbal barrage. How had they reached this point? What had sparked…

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Inner Turmoil

Written by Tara Clark The wind is howling in the night, The witching hour taking flight. Ghosts and goblins frighten thee, Taunting me to try and flee. Within my head…

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Looking Back

Written by Tara Clark Looking back into the past, Wondering how it went so fast. Thinking on all the tears that fell, Realizing I have lived through hell. Marveling at…

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The Lottery

Written by Trina Mioner GRACIOUS was her name, she stood tall like the statue of liberty. With her hand out, bidding bring me your broken and downtrodden. They never had…

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The Box

Written by Trina Mioner Confident, Articulate, Caring Studious, Giving, Daring The six sides The box Hurt, Insecurity, Fears Anger, Confusion, Tears The contents all tucked away The complexity of heart…

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