Desiderata by Max Ehrmann

Desiderata Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible, without surrender, be on good terms with all persons. Speak your truth quietly and clearly; and listen to others, even to the dull and the ignorant;they too have their story. Avoid loud and […]

Enemy of Uncertainty

Take a look at what you see Do you envision a glow upon me Dark as the dusk of night Empty like the eyes of Madame Moonlight Wandering in time so aimlessly No direction, no reflection of life upon my crescent cove I am the mare of the night I am the dark angel in […]

Growth (female edition)

No more time for games Have to grow up girl Life is no longer about pick tails & curls Time to get serious Before things get delirious Why do you insist on acting in childish ways Are you afraid of what a real woman would face Girls are bound to make mistakes But what makes […]

Queen of Sad Clouds (for Melissa)

Outside your beauty and intellect prevails Inside your strength and wisdom excel Your spirit is your empire Your soul is your empress Your innocence is your princess You bear a crown of clouded jewels given to you by your careless kings No need to weep for they are helpless as sheep Lost in a war […]