Poem: Confidence Trick

I’ve been surprised how many times Being confident has offended And I think it boils down to ‘How dare you?’   ‘Why do you think you have the right? ‘I’m better than you, and I’m not there yet.’   Confidence breaks the rules   So, are you slim enough? Are you smart enough? Are you … Continue reading Poem: Confidence Trick

Brain-Weeding

New year, new poem. Hello, 2016.  I am weeding the ground of my mind Picking through the thoughts that grow Deciding which I want to keep Digging others out at the root. Some are fine but there isn't space Some will not survive my soil Some scattered seeds I never noticed 'Til they sprouted seasons … Continue reading Brain-Weeding