Tag Archives: pain

Weaving Words

Weaving words to hold the pain a shape, a form will keep me sane Snip ends, pull tight then sign my name. ©2014 Sharron R. McMillan

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Alone On An Island

Alone on an island, fighting the tide. Knowing that no one heard when I cried. Yelling into the wind, anger and hurt, tracing my silent fears toes in the dirt. ©1985 Sharron R. McMillan

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Let It

Sometimes all the pain inside of me surfaces and though I often succeed in stuffing it back, some days it just overwhelms me and I must let it. Cry, go for a walk, write it down, then gather up the … Continue reading

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That Is All

I am so tired of trying to make sense out of senselessness, looking for reasons why, a maybe to hang the purpose onto. It doesn’t matter really, an answer to the whys. Even if it was a neat and tidy … Continue reading

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So Many Wounds

So many wounds, Oh God, inflicted on your children by your children. How can we be healed. Who will heal us, if not you if not each other.  ©1992 Sharron R. McMillan

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Strands

Sometimes the strands that hold me to this life seem so thin and frayed. I feel I could give one great tug and float quietly away above all the pain and confusion. Just a few thin strands holding me and … Continue reading

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Nihil Est Ut Id Esse Credidi (Nothing Is As I Thought It Was)

  I thought they were tiny birds falling to the ground. I waited for them to soar again but they were only leaves dropping to shrivel and die. I thought it was an eagle soaring through the sky, my symbol … Continue reading

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Pain Bubbles Up

Pain bubbles up to the surface, explodes, sheds light into dark corners I did not want to see. ©Sharron R. McMillan

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