Am I Living?

My lungs fill with air Yet, I cannot breath.  My heart is full of love Yet, I cannot feel.  My eyes see the truth Yet, my vision is blurred by the tears.  My body wants to live Yet, all I feel is numb.  Save me from myself.  Save me from the pain.  Fix the brokenness … Continue reading Am I Living?

Against the Current 

Why, as humans, do we fear change? Why do we settle for a life of full of mundane tasks, jobs, relationships just to avoid taking a leap of faith and take the chance of falling? I would rather fall a thousand times than walk into the Pearly Gates only to look back and say, "If … Continue reading Against the Current 

Dreaming With My Eyes Wide Open: A Post for Blooming Twig

“Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” ― Oscar Wilde Even as a child I knew I was a dreamer. Maybe it was because Disney was telling every child that … Continue reading Dreaming With My Eyes Wide Open: A Post for Blooming Twig

There are no words left……

There are no words left to express how it feels on the day of your birth with you no longer here.   There are no words left to express the feelings of longing that I crave to see your face once again.  There are no words left to express the void I feel without you … Continue reading There are no words left……

Embracing Lesbian Tendencies and Desires in Christina Rossetti’s Goblin Market

Embracing Lesbian Tendencies and Desires in Christina Rossetti’s Goblin Market Goblin Market, by Christina Rossetti, lends itself to many intelligent interpretations of the reading, but I will argue that the characters of Goblin Market, Laura, and Lizzie, embraces their lesbian sexual desires, and the powerful bond they share between each other.  I will also state … Continue reading Embracing Lesbian Tendencies and Desires in Christina Rossetti’s Goblin Market

Why?

Why is it that we are always trying to fit a square peg in a round hole? Why, as humans, are we not satisfied with the abilities that God has equipped us with? Why are we always dreaming of some else's talents and gifts instead of being thankful for the ones that God entrusted us … Continue reading Why?