a cold cup of coffee

​i hold in my hand A cold cup of coffee Which once was hot,  on this bitter day I watch as the frigid air pulls the heat away Steam twirling and swirling from my cup Being battered by cold winds Hands keeping warm with a tight clutch around my cup, of now, barely warm coffee Dry…

Inspire Positivity

If you read negativity  It’ll breed negativity  If you read positivity It’ll inspire creativity If you speak negatively It’ll hamper individualality If you hear positivity It’ll boost your ability Read, speak, inspire… Positivity 

Noise

With all the noise it’s hard to think straight When was last time I just sat to contemplate? Staring at a phone instead of up at the sky To look up is to look within  I’m forced to think Space is forever, but my universe is not It’s time to push the noise out; Think…

Driftwood

By: Andrew Sarno No real reason why I’m here But I am So this is life Waves drape over me  Take the smallest part of me with them First I was rough Unrefined Hurt you when you brushed up against me My jagged edges are pared away I become smooth More defined and polished Yet…

My feet used to fit into your tiny shoes

It’s true I once was a baby just like you My feet used to fit into your tiny shoes Can you imagine? I used to fight and cry to stay up late I’d refuse to eat and make a hat of my plate For me I’m grown and I can never go back I’ll only…

a depiction of time

How did I get here I ask myself Just like everything else did A sequence of events Stringed together like pearls One after another Snuggly fit in a line The end remains open For the next pearl to fit Uncertain and open-ended A depiction of time Photo By Flickr.com user “tanakawho” [CC BY 2.0], via…

The Day I Lost My Closest Friend

Please don’t lock the door Although I want you to be safe I was never there for you when you needed me So, what difference does it make? You saw that you could do this on your own I’ve made myself obsolete I’m standing at the bus stop now, belongings in hand, staring at my…

I take you with me 

Rain is falling No one in sight No sound Limited light Pupils dilate Now I can see I can feel you behind me I take you with me ————————————– Photo Attribution: By Juni from Kyoto, Japan (Flickr) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)%5D, via Wikimedia Commons

A Father’s Embrace

We’re both traveling through this world Trying to figure this all out Life gives you options But never a clear route   There are hard times And some that are even harder But no love can compare To the love of a father   Some do not have one And must go on without But…

You think PEACE is for you 

You think PEACE is for you And for no one else PEACE is not selfish Not to be kept for oneself PEACE is to be spread To be shared with others PEOPLE like your NEIGHBOR Your SISTERS and BROTHERS So your definition of PEACE Is not PEACE at all Because PEACE MUST PREVAIL Or together…