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Avalanche

Avalanche Clever words Once said to me, I cannot count them now. So much wind you blew. If you were a true heart You would have Whispered quietly. Instead you shouted Your truths from The high mountains. The avalanches You… Read More ›

Innocence Lost

Innocence Lost Life was not gentle for the little girl, surviving in a treacherous world. Predators, pretending to be confidants; her innocence devoured by lust. Caresses, disguised as affection, lurking in the shadows of her bedroom. Calloused hands, hurried by… Read More ›

Anger

Anger I have every right to be angry my skin as fragile as eggshells from a past that has been tarnished many unfair circumstances and the chaos of the world It’s so easy to get frustrated to hate to take… Read More ›

Illumination

Illumination Rays of light Cast away darkness Shadows departing As light penetrates the soul Illusions fall away To heightened consciousness Remembering my birth design I am the light . . . Illumination my birth right. © Raja Williams Excerpt from… Read More ›

Pre-Colonial

Pre-Colonial I saved you when you were lost at sea My sea remember? Held you like an infant Carried you Treated you like a son Exchanged your foreign rags With gold silk buffalo fur Nursed you back to life Brought… Read More ›

My Inner Mind

My Inner Mind My mind is tripping, slipping, burning, yearning, screaming, tossing, turning and its going anywhere I can’t see. I am bleeding, dying, and I’m fading away into the dark abyss. I’m frightened what I might find within my… Read More ›

Between Worlds

Between Worlds Slipping through the lost mists of time, No-man´s-land, not here nor there, Tripping through dew-kissed herbs; cold feet bare, Delicately brushing sweet lavender, sage & thyme. Serenading bats, cobwebs kiss, The sweet moths whisper, & the raven beckons,… Read More ›

Who?

Who? Who am I, that you would die, To take away my sin? Who am I? But some dumb guy Who just keeps doing it over again Who am I? That you would buy This damaged sinner some a place?… Read More ›

No Sleep

No Sleep Walking the corridors of insomnia Searching for a place to rest To lay down and dream nothing Giving my body a chance to recharge From the draining of the day But sleep is hiding In a place with… Read More ›