Faith

I'm down on my hands and scraping my knees. I've made a mistake. I'm praying to God and hoping that it's not too late. It would be great if He said something, Anything at all. Each time that I fall, I break. Please, oh God. I'm losing my faith. Copyright © 2016 by Nita Pan … Continue reading Faith

Dear Words

Dear Words, You're long.  You're short.  You can astound us and smash us to minuscule pieces.  We string you together and you define our identity.  I find myself obsessing over how to order you in every page, every paragraph.  I exhaust you throughout the day with both my mouth and pen. They say to use … Continue reading Dear Words

Hey Courtney

Hey Courtney, Didn't you see the way he broke After his parents wrapped around that tree? The blank slate of his face when you said it was on purpose. Did you cry when they found that boy's body floating on the lake? ... Hey Courtney, How many times did you throw cupcakes at Alison H.? … Continue reading Hey Courtney

Remind Us

Years fly by, Days turn to dust, And we wonder where the time went. The clock spins out of our control, Reminding us how helpless we are. Hours whiz past, Minutes drag on, And we rush about in our busy lives. The calendar pages are quickly filled, Reminding us of all the lost moments. Decades … Continue reading Remind Us

The Pit

Trapped in a pit Of Dark and Despair, Can't you see my end everywhere? Oh, how I watch them climb Higher and higher! But a ledge is in the way; A wall separating freedom and pain. The only ones who are free Lay in a pile of rotten flesh. There is no love In this … Continue reading The Pit