Sometimes

Sometimes feeling raw can be quite fascinating…   We become so taken with attempts to mend the broken, that we barely pause to notice the rays of light glinting in our storm. -ZeinaA.G

The lyrical challenge 🎶 # DAY 2

For day 2, I chose this song by the wonderful Sia ♥♥   “Joy I Call Life” When you fight so hard but nothing seems to turn out right When it breaks your heart and life seems like the longest fight When all you see is trees but you can’t see the forest Oh baby…

The lyrical challenge 🎶 # DAY 1

Thank you https://argentwritten.wordpress.com/ for the nomination, I love the songs you chose for your challenge. I’m also a Sia fan but for day one I’d like to share a song I never grow tired of, it’s from the movie “If Only”.  The song “Take my heart back” has been in my car playlist for over ten years. I’d…

Reality of Grief

Grief doesn’t hit you properly when you’re surrounded by grievers and well-wishers. It hits you after everyone leaves when the walls echo the sound of an overbearing silence. When you touch an item that once belonged to the deceased, or find a photo that triggers a million memories that your heart can’t keep up with….

Keep Writing

You start your writing journey and notice all the pain pouring out of you. All of a sudden fear stops you. Fear of failure, fear of writing something that is too emotional or familiar. Fear of being judged for your thoughts. You forget that your life and experiences are unique. As you dig deeper you…

Eternity

 I seek nature to hear your thoughts or simply rewind my memories to find a time when you were there. But all I find is a choking silence, and it cuts so deep into the rawness of my soul. It freezes me in a way that won’t let me cry. Sometimes I feel I can’t escape it…

The Barrier

She strived for perfection, but it all crumbled to pieces because loss was messy and un-predictable. She strived to keep her emotions in check, for the perfect smile and the perfect stories to tell. But underneath that smile, she knew there was a lot of hidden grief, which needed to be released. Some tears needed…