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a sun kissed life · 3d ago

Confessions

Confessionalsleave me aching,yearningto lift the veil.Unearth the secrets from their burial groundof lullabies that are no longer mine.A language forgotten,where humanity and love merge.Where light and grace dance as one.Saddled by time, the burden d...
a sun kissed life · 2W ago

Tell Him

Talk to your son,my child.The way I spoke to you on moonless nightsabout the stars and galaxies.Tell him your tale:how you loved cars,how you simulated their sounds.Tell him about colorful Lego bricksyou made into castles with soliders,about war and ...
a sun kissed life · 3W ago

Woman

I discovered the crows feetnestled by my eyes.I forgave them and acceptedthem to be mine.I love that they exhibita piece of my struggle.Days I squinted in delight,dark nights when weepingleft me drained and numb.I questioned the veins in my hands,pro...
a sun kissed life · 1M ago

Seven Year Blog Anniversary

Seven years ago today I began posting on my blog, a sun kissed life. It was a difficult time, I had lost both my parents and I felt wounded, tired, and vulnerable. A desire was sparked to write again and to stand with an open heart and share it. T...
a sun kissed life · 1M ago

The Love that is Acceptance

You entered the door to my heartand you stepped in.I let youinto my mindin the landscape saturated of all that I am.You tasted the essence of the turmoil,you savored my struggledangling at y...
a sun kissed life · 1M ago

Sunday Morning

Sunday, thunder pierced the morning.You fell asleep, your arms stretched above your headin surrenderto your dreams.Lions, giraffes in Africa,tales I tell you about the sun and stars,colorful starfish andblue marlin living in the ocean as you sink int...
a sun kissed life · 2M ago

Mid Life Island

My vessel empty,dark,tangled up in blue.My interior landscape,desolate,the sound of the wi...
a sun kissed life · 2M ago

Tiny hands awaiting greatness

Grasping,reaching,touching.Hands,you discovered your hands.You joined them in a dance,then let them fall to your sideslike leaves in a free fall.You tug with eagernessat your colorful toy.You coo to it and to me.Red, orange, green, polka dots, and st...
a sun kissed life · 3M ago

What if I forget?

The city I was born in,my mother's maiden name,the street I lived on.Questions,answers tha...
a sun kissed life · 3M ago

Solitude

My heart trembles,my heart floodsunderneath the malnourished past.Memory breathes lifeinto...