I’m fine

My day was fine,  My week was fine,  My weekend was fine.    Work is fine, Finances are fine.  Keeping fit is fine, Eating healthy is fine.    Family is fine,  Friends are fine, Love is fine.     Everything is fine, All is as it should be.  But… why am I not fine?    […]

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The ebb and flow of feelings

Sometimes I feel good, sometimes I don’t,  Sometimes I look good, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I feel strong, other times I don’t,  Sometimes I know, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I feel smart, sometimes I feel like an idiot,  Sometimes I make wise decisions, sometimes I don’t.  Sometimes I give myself a round of applause, sometimes […]

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How poverty made me feel

Poverty, I’ll never forget how you made me feel.  You made me feel trapped,  You made me feel limited,  You made me feel cut off from the world,  You made me feel desperate.    You put me at the mercy of others,  You made me feel disempowered.  You made me feel ugly,  You made me […]

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Death ain’t natural

Death feels so unnatural.  In my heart, I know we’re built to last,  I guess God designed us to live forever.  My mind knows that death exists,  But my heart can’t comprehend its reality.    So when death comes,  It feels like it goes against our essence,  It feels like an injustice…   * image […]

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An oasis in the the desert

There’s an oasis in the middle of the desert,  A pool of sparkling blue waters adorns as its centre piece,  Its borders are decorated with palm trees that dance a little as a breeze passes by.    The sand dune stands as a golden brown cone in the background,  A true king of the desert.  […]

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Love brings life

When he looks at me, I take his breath away.  My presence excites him, My words revive him.  I refresh him like the summer rain, I cause him to blossom.  Finally, he’s seen. Finally, he’s heard.  Finally, he lives…  Unfettered,  He can breathe.  I make him believe in love again. 

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