Truth, Lies and Butterflies by A. Klesath

Advanced notion, in motion We pretend, yet in the end- Truth prevails. Covered eyes, buried head. It said Turn inward and find knowledge Lies surrender They are your only contender, Be still and you will Find love, From the ground, It begins Moves through your toes To rise like butterflies, Straight up to the heart,…

A Promise by A. Klesath

We walk on the path set forth, Sometimes not knowing our worth. Shadows cast images, blinding sight, Consuming our hearts with fright. Willing our body, to continue to move, We trip upon the groove. Forcing us to wait, In a confused state. Cast into the long night, battling forces without sight. We bleed on bent…

Wise Beauty by A. Klesath

She stands, staring at the wind for which she cannot see. She smiles as the breeze tickles her skin, hair twirling across a deserted sky. Some days she climbs inside to seek shelter from the storm. Other days she is slowly breathes in the essence all around. Touching the bark, she feels safe, comforted by…

Mirror by A. Klesath

I looked deeply inside your eyes And lost myself- I saw my reflection in all its beauty and all its flaws. I fell into the abyss Ripping and tearing at the waves as they crashed upon me Relentless I looked to you for solace and found more pain, more sorrow More reflections, more rejections I…

Truth and Lies by A. Klesath

I am not listening as you jam the knife into my veins, as you bleed neglected lies and tear at forgotten truths. I rise above it. open my eyes to beauty, inside my soul. No conscience No connection Trial by error My love runs deep. Denial cannot oblige Close my eyes to lies, Open my…

Shedding Skin by A. Klesath

Paint drips on my fingertips Spread out and attach to everything Close my eyes and I still feel the pain Rain rinsing down White paint on red soil Soft sunrise brings peace and calm As I shed my skin to begin again Anguish of times wished forgotten Skin is red and raw aching in my…

Will the Sun Dance for Me Today? by A. Klesath

A star I feel a distant wind It rises up and tickles my skin Letting me know that I am alive! I can feel the moon sigh, the clouds whisper   Regenerate me The sun grazes me with a gentle kiss standing strong to block the moon  I rejoice as the rays cleanses my spirit…