CREATING DESTINY

I had so many Simple dreams Like rivers Flowing endless Through my veins I had no reason To believe in them Or to deconstruct Their every seam But I caved Into a senseless Desperate yearning These ambitions Were much more Than imagining So indulgent Where these desires I’d dwell on them On every daydream In…

CALL ME CAPTAIN

  Endless moments were given birth Rippling reflections of the past Floating effortlessly into my future Often, I sail back to those moments That made it into lasting memory And find those that changed me Those tidal waves of insecurity The typhoons that toppled me Each storm followed by peace Fashioning a strength that comes…

LITTERED PATHWAYS

  Written by Christopher Rupley and Hastywords This night feels so angry and uptight, with air almost too dense to breathe and the stars seem much more distant as I stand pondering my new reality The salty moisture in the air invades the pores of my flesh, taunting me, showing me simple yet consistent pain,…

MORTAL PLIGHT

WRITTEN BY JSTEWART413 AND HASTYWORDS This thing Called time It gives As it takes You can outrun A bullet But time You never will It laughs In the face Of the clock’s Ticking hands Because It simply Doesn’t listen To human Demands As it constantly Reminds us It’s out of our hands Yet We continue…

AS DAWN BREAKS – by ANONYMOUS

Written by an Anonymous Friend     As dawn breaks And the fog has cleared I can see the future It’s oh so near   The time has come To start anew To clean the slate And give this gift to you   A chance to grow To spread your wings Go find your truth…

CLOAKED IN MYSTERY

Another wonderful duet with a really great blogger!!! Written by HowAnxious and HastyWords It’s hard for me to see Through the smoke What remains unseen Cloaked in mystery I don’t know where I am What needs to be done Where to go from here I am looking for answers They must be somewhere Somewhere out…

ISLAND CLOUDS

  Another wonderful poet.  Check out his poetry, it always leaves me wanting more!  Written by Alexander Hicks and HastyWords The ground fell away Leaving my feet planted in sky I look for familiarity In all the boundaries I pass by   Clouds drift by like islands And I cannot but stare While I walk this…

THE ROAD AHEAD

  Written by PassionWriting and HastyWords Walking ahead, I turn back I see someone in the middle of the road The face is strikingly similar The eyes are a shade I can never forget!   The air passes quickly by Stirring up the shadows in her hair I try to turn my head away But…

—DOTTED LINES—

Written by PassionWriting and HastyWords The dotted lines Keep passing by Monotonous in design And symbolically clever   I wonder as to what they mean I am trapped in my own thoughts Do the dots signify the start Or are they hinting at the end?   One by one they trail on and on Forever…