Pastime

Seconds ticked as I waited for the world to melt away Anchoring the hands of the clock is the sound of the pouring rain Leaving trails of puddles and remnants of a dream forgotten Looking up, I sighed and counted fat droplets kissing my face Easing me into the world of shadows and clouds of [...]

Ode to roses

you are beloved, my child for you hold everything in your hands let tears and a frown dampen your day, but always remember to arm yourself with a smile. you can be prickly as you can be; for not everyone has to handle your thorns let people decide to stick around and show them the real you [...]