So I wait for them to go away
The dreams too dear to pay
And I toss and turn at night, awake
So no more dreams can come my way…
there are times in a life
when we’re forced to go deeper
deeper below to find stable ground
below all the water
there is landmass that holds us
and connects us to every man’s land
PURPOSE | a reflective poem on our search for purpose, and avoidance of pain
I know I’d stop the moment I feel safe surrender in your arms but we never get there magic words … More
LOVE | despite impermanence. and because of it.
LOVE | A short poem on feeling safe enough to let the deeply buried pain out. To surrender in the arms of another human, allowing the past to heal.
TRAUMA | An emotionally intense four-part poem telling – in reversed order – the story of an accident as perceived and experienced by a young girl.
SURVIVAL | On the unawareness of our own struggle. On trying to be safe and seen, swimming in a rip that no one sees, a counterintuitive place where it’s impossible to reach safety by swimming towards it.
LOVE POEM | A short love letter to the carefree child – the child within or next to us.
SEEING THE FLOWER | A beautiful little poem on society’s obsession with the perfect and whole, and fear and judgement of the imperfect and broken. On feeling we need to fix ourselves and each other, instead of being able to simply hold space with love and acceptance.
INTERNAL WAR | One of my most self-exposing and healing poems. Written straight from my heart to voice the fear, … More
FACING THE DEMONS | On when the ground beneath our feet disappear and we free fall into the dark void of grief.