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The Piggy Bank

When we reach the age of reason
every one of us is given
a piggy bank.

It is a treasure box, a porcelain Heart
destined to be broken… 39 more words

Poetry

Chapter 40: Saying Goodbye

Last year as November rolled in to December and the weather began to warm up my family made the long drive to visit my grandmother. We visited her for a few days. 698 more words

Blog

A Nurse's Wish for the Grieving During the Holidays

While the holidays are often a time of food, celebration, and reunion, they can also be a time of deep grief and loneliness. The holidays can represent the void of a loved one who has passed. 57 more words

Blogging

Puce

No one knows
what that colour is
though it symbolises DEATH
and REBIRTH
and DEATH AGAIN
an endless cycle
of cherries
cherries
cherries
exclusive
of pie

Will you?

What will you do if I die?

Will you cry?

Will you ask me “why”?

Will you give me your “goodbye”?

Or…

Will my existence became nothing but a lie?

Poems

Departure

We parted ways. Forever.

Your leaving sliced through my inner peace, robbed my lungs of the cool, crisp air they desperately needed when the lethal words reached my ears, and vanquished the last sliver of happiness and joy in my heart. 217 more words

Creative Writing