How do you keep the wind upon your face? Like love, it lightly kisses your cheek, and is swept away. She led me into a field covered with green, where […]
You cannot claim victory on the ghost of a child
You cannot gain God’s blessings through acts so vile
We had often walked upon warmer, infinite sands
Pressing our bare heels into the foaming wetness.
But one set of footprints are swept away too quickly
Swallowed by the receding tides of love.
Letting go of regrets is not some passive undertaking. Regret is a weight that anchors us in the past, rendering the future as unobtainable. Letting go takes courage and lots […]
When the sun sets, when its dying rays filters through my bedroom window I get the full brunt of this powerful star. It is beautiful and blinding. I feel its […]
Photo Credit: Jeff Jones, Photographer (image of his daughter, Valerie) Skin softly bleached like the Southern twilight freckle-kissed face ‘neath the Ozark ‘s skylight fire-red locks and curls tossed by […]
Poet Lavelle Maddox Inglewood, CA As part of my commitment to bring new talent to my audience, it is with great pleasure that I feature an emerging poet, Lavelle M. […]