Getting to the Roots

Originally posted on 1sojournal:
I collect words. About a week after my last post, I found a new (to me) word , in my mail box. The word is deracinate. It literally means: to pull up by the roots. But has come to define the process of isolating, or cutting off, an individual from his/her given…

I Don’t Want To Be A Celebrity

Originally posted on M.S Poetry:
I want success But I don’t want fame I don’t want to be A household name ? I don’t want to be In the tabloid papers See my private life On all the front pages ? Don’t want to be followed By cameras and drones Or ever have to…

Borrowed Time.

Originally posted on Lost in the Echo.:
Crumbled pages lie silently at the corner of the room as the ink went dry, the thoughts astray. The mind was a fighting a war within itself. The heart, well it did it’s job, without a care in the world. The walls absorbed the silent screams. The prayers…

Weather Forecasters

Originally posted on By The Wobbly Dum-Dum Tree:
While weather forecasters think to hone their skill by pouring over images from satellites and charts, or study their computer programmes believing it a science not an art, while Mother Nature yet delights in unpredictability and shams, I think I could likely do as well with a…

Hope is…

Originally posted on Untangled:
Hope is the involuntary breaths I take to live. It’s always there as I encounter the obstacles in my path. With hope, I can conquer mountains. I know it may be hard and sometimes emotionally and physically painful but I can do it. With hope, I can change and become who I…