Shadowed by pain, I slowly melt. Nowhere to go, nothing to do. Only aggravation and loneliness felt. My life left empty, with nothing to lose. Suffocating, I fall into seethe. Falling as my world crumbles. I’m left wanting to believe, searching for hope. Like an acrobat walking an unraveling tight rope. I call to […]
Through the darkness a light is seen, for it is the happiness of one’s dreams. The remnants of lives lay where they may, for war is the land engulfed in sickness and pain. Searching for strength to escape life miseries. Killing in the name of peace. Hold back the hate, invest in humanity.
I have traveled many years long. I call it the journey of life. To go out amidst the throng and meet what e’er the strife. In these years I’ve completed a plane, which I view with delight. Then I found myself seated, taking on life’s great flight. When I heard the motor starting, I settled […]
I’m the one who’s quiet and shy. The one who holds everything inside. I’m the one who hides behind a smile. The one who talks tough, but really meek and mild. I’m the one who really listens. The one who seeks love, but always misses. I’m the one who works and plays hard. The one […]
They say life is all a challenge. You must strive in which to win. Opportunity’s door stands open. So, arise and enter therein. Awake! Let you be up and doing. This work you have chosen to do. Just be sure to do it well and that you carry it through. The world is in need […]
Her past four years felt like an eternity, as we watched her grow and see. From the mom who urged her to do better to the fine woman she turned out to be. Her awkward times turned to cherished memories and the crowded halls she learned to call home. The Indian mascot defined her, while, […]
Hello everyone, my name is JoAnne Myers and I will be promoting my poetry book, “Poems of Life, Love, and Everything in Between” for the duration of this years TRS Thanksgiving party. Please comment for a chance to win a paperback copy of my work. This book is a collection of poems that highlight my […]