If words are a collection of letters telling a tale, musical notes are a collection of emotions communicating a feeling. The journey is finding each letter and note that communicates what is in our hearts as we seek to be heard, as a sailor in a ship that has fallen below the water searches for […]
Anger is nothing more than an emotion that misleads us when we no longer know how to process the pain from those that we love. Anger produces actions and speech that have no benefit to the heart or those that we love and care about. I look forward to the day when I am done […]
When this world surrounds you in darkness, that is when your heart must shine the brightest.
Old Mr. Donavan, now I know I never knew himTwo men of the same blood and skin. I used to look up to him… old Mr. Donavin. I carried your name across every ocean and sea,but when I came home there was nothing but a dead tree. As you have got to know me,I am […]
To those that carry my name, I stand in your fire. You have only made my faith stronger as I have become the mire. Now I will watch how long it takes before your truth makes you tire. As your entire life is forgotten on a lost pyre. When my children are safe from abuse […]
I believe during a poets life the love that flows from his pen paints many pictures and tells many tales. As he looks back on his life however the fire in his heart burned for only one. Her heart is visible in every painting and every tale.
I am eternally grateful to those that stood the watch before me. Without their courage and sacrifice, there would not have been a watch for me to stand.
If you are going to speak a lie into the life of a lion, it better be louder and bolder than their ability to speak the truth. Otherwise you will find your truth more damaging than the lie you tried to tell.
Life is like a farmhouse that weathers on an Iowa prairie. Never invest a moment of your life in retribution toward those that have planted weeds. Let your hard work and the light produced by your good deeds destroy their seeds.
What if love isn’t something you look for or something you lose. What if love is something that finds you. I will forever love the beautiful star that helped me find the shore. She made me feel loved for this first time, something I had never felt before. I will forever hold the beautiful lighthouse […]