Poetry

The Fourth Day

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/mist-misty-fog-foggy-7919/ It’s the fourth day Deep memories from the past With rush of emotions they came So fast, so vast Tears from my eyes From unsaid goodbyes A blessing in disguise? Bringing back the kingdom One day at a time Wipe the tears from my face See it Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Third Day

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/nature-couple-love-heart-65289/ It’s the third day Do You know How it is to wait And at the same time Want to say or do? I hope You do Then You know how hard it is Sometimes I get lost Into the mirror Is where I must Look, to find Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

I Rise

Image source: Photo by Matheus Bertelli from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/astronomy-constellation-cosmos-dark-577582/ 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 Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Breath

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/close-up-of-candle-over-black-background-333515/ It made the candle lit room silent His breath was heavy and deep Mustered up from the depths of his soul He was growing old Something or someone seemed to be nagging at him Something he couldn’t yet touch Something old was about to leave What, that Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Space Between

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/accomplishment-action-adventure-atmosphere-414075/ Aah the angst Pain of growing into something new Into the unknown I venture Painful and hard Only in my mind are the stories from the past Creeping in to silence the newfound freedom within me It’s a battleground No winners or losers here Just the uncomfortable Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Firmest of Hearts

Image source: Photo by Jakob from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/mountain-under-starry-sky-during-nighttime-761394/ There are times that it will hurt like hell The mind likes to dwell To ring the bell of doubt But thankfully there is a way out Knowing that will lead You down south Where the warm breeze Is equaled by the Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

For Starters

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/alone-branches-bridge-bright-274778/ What seems like eternity I’ve been writing a poem a day Feels good in my heart This creative part Looking at the horizon I see my reflection Standing in the mist Gently clenching my fist Hang tightly my dear The words are becoming more clear As I Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Whole

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/dawn-dusk-lake-lake-mcdonald-355423/ I’m fucking scared Scared to rip my chest open And show my heart I’m scared of it being stomped all over I still have that in me Looking at the road I’ve taken Things forsaken, thinking I was less then There’s still some simmering at the bottom Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Life’s Core

Image source: Photo by Anata Nsg from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/sea-water-wave-sunrise-122260/ Nicer than usual, the presence is felt In different ways, hooked on sun rays I put my feet on the ground Let it hold me with it’s warmth Greatness surrounds me Power erupts beneath me Looking at it all in it’s Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Not Knowing

Image source: Photo by Mustafa ezz from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/photography-of-person-wearing-hoodie-jacket-590701/ Thrust into myself again Wound that cuts so deep Almost can’t see the surface Realizing that I may never feel free of this Is as painful as losing that perceived freedom I thought I had I’m left pondering, is there something Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago