step. one. two.

find a rhythm left left left right left find a destination here there everywhere find a path forward left right above and beyond don’t get lost in translation or get muddled in the crowd don’t get distracted by onlookers or name sayers search for the person the thing the place that creates magic in the…

the missing piece

somewhere out there just beyond reach a void was yet to be filled the vacant lot inside of me never seemed so clear i stood there arms outstretched feet planted fists clenched i was ready to take everything head on i was ready to be shaken and battered i was ready to be faced with…

brown eyes

behind these windows there lies a world of wonder a world of change no one dared to ever breach its walls no one cared to change what appeared on the surface yet somehow someone something changed it all a single change enacted a chain reaction a single change became created a domino effect that transcended…

left, right, up, down

what do you do if the choices in front of you aren’t any of the choices you want? what do you do if the path most taken isn’t the one you want to take? what do you do if the one thing you want the most isn’t yours to have? left right up down tell…

five ways

Quietly, almost too silently With prodding eyes to analyze Every movement, breath, touch How he ruffles his fingers Between the wisps of his soft, brown hair Or how his lips speak volumes No matter how bland the tale, It holds her captive with every escaping word As she tilts her head sighing, “He probably doesn’t…

up, up, and away

one step school is over no more thirty minute lunches and one hundred minute test periods no more proms or chats with favorite teachers ten steps going out everyday reliving memories sitting in the backseat of a car surrounded by familiar faces talking about what’s next tears streaming down cheeks ideas of the future and…