The System

I work for a broken system Where there is not enough to offer Not enough to give The stepping stone to a new life Yet they only lead back There’s only so much I can do It takes all my strength I dreamed of helping But the system is hurting Toxic and greedy Each person… Continue reading The System

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Red Lights

I just want to write But I can’t get out the words I can’t make them bend, Lace into each other, Fall into harmony But as is my life With its jagged edges Here no puzzle pieces exist Only hazard signs and red lights So I find myself stuck again Pencil in hand Grasping at… Continue reading Red Lights