Poetry

Death is Life

Image source: https://www.pinterest.com/Rjkk07/the-forest-the-darkness/ Never knowing anything besides death The realization after ecstasy This too will end Coming to grips with death Is a painful process Knowing life often is The wisdom that guides me after that Priceless beyond measure Allowing me to accept life With newfound capacity Light becomes dark Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Surrendering to Life

Image source: Private collection I imagine the lonely nights That You spend yearning for the light Something to take Your mind And change it the way You’d like There is only one way You can do that To be with Yourself fully To really feel what’s there for You In Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Until I Rise

Image source: http://wallup.net/landscape-nature-mountain-sunset-clouds-forest-washington-state-trees-summer-cliff/ It doesn’t really matter Knowing pain is knowing Yourself Why do I choose this? Because it’s sweeter than a woman’s kiss What’s real anymore? Who can I trust? Right on the cusp Standing as I must Believe, believe in Yourself Quiet whispers remain Like the weather just Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago