Shattered by lies

Lies My life is shattered by your lies. Please don’t lie to me, saying that it’s ‘just’ a ten minute procedure, like a trip to the dentist and I’ll forget as soon as its over. That’s a lie. I wanted to kill myself for months. Don’t tell me I...

Expressions- listen

 Listen before it is too late A young woman wrote this article in response to the part her family played in her unplanned pregnancy. If her family had realized that her hearts desire was to keep her baby, things would be different for her today. She wrote this as a...

Faith Inspirations- Hopeful

Hopeful Piercing the darkness of the night Saw I ribbons of varying orange light Dance under banks of cotton wool Clouds resembling angel faces. Immediately and suddenly Brighter yellow-white radiant beams Back-light my angel faces Ribbons evaporated now Encompassing...

Faith Inspirations- Joy

Joyful Heavy hearted Deep despairing Fear filled mind Lonely and fraught. Walking, trudging Head in bowing Perplexity Condemnatory. Look up my dove Look up and listen What do you hear? Rapturous sounds Delightful song Larking banter Amongst high branches Excitable....

Expressions-If only

IF ONLY ……………………… I was your child; I was so close to you I loved being with you, feeling the warmth and comfort, We were so closely entwined. I wanted to stay, feeling your heartbeat, so close to mine. I needed you so, I longed to see your face and feel your warm...

Expressions- Heart, body and soul

  Heart, soul and body I am Jane The moment I saw him, my heart leapt. There was something invisible tugging away deep within me, an invisible connection between me and him. A soul mate. I went to stand by him, looking down but he noticed me. He asked if I would like...

Expressions

Grief I feel like my heart has fallen apart. I feel shattered. My heart hurts. I can’t even cry. I feel trapped, hemmed in, fogged up. I can’t see things the way I used to anymore. Things have changed. I feel so alone, no one will understand. How could this happen?...

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The River My life is like the river It flows; everything keeps moving. It is peaceful and slow paced most of the time. I like to stop and listen to the sounds of life going on. Sometimes I have to run to catch up because my river is flowing faster than I would like....

Expressions

LONELY I struggle and struggle to think of words . I feel so lonely, so very lonely. My heart aches, my eyes grow dim. It is all dark, so very dark. My hope is gone. My baby is gone. She is gone. Empty, empty. I feel so empty. What can I do? I want her back. Why did I...

Expressions

Laura is our neighbour- How to understand what abortion is like for some of us Here is the place where I sit and contemplate. The floor is covered with pictures, poems, articles and studies which all focus on one thing: how to make sense of it all, and how to help us...