Poetry

In Death

Image source: http://www.zastavki.com/eng/Nature/Mountains/wallpaper-43616-0.htm Death has a strange way of giving life to new perspectives They always go hand in hand If You taste one, You have one foot in the other That’s the nature and cycle of life It’s a terribly soothing concept Death In all it’s glory and power Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Ask and You Shall Receive

Image source: http://www.paperhi.com Ain’t it funny? That we can feel so depleted and weak And so full of strength at the same time So eager to meet each other and yet disconnected from ourselves? This world is filled up with paradox The juice of the mind It’s squeezed out of Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

A Mighty Grip

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. Have You ever known pain? Pain the size of a hurricane? It grips You into it’s mighty grasp The only thing that will carry You through this Is the knowing This too shall pass The feeling lost years ago Memories of it still last Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

On The Edge of Somewhere

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. To sit on the edge of somewhere In the great unknown Is a terrifying place to be Scary as hell, one might even say But this is the only things that really exists Being on the edge of something new Waiting and yearning for Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Knowing

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. In all of life There is only one true knowing That will bring You to Your knees in an instant That will humble a man so deep in his own bullshit, he has forgotten who he truly is Death is only an instant away Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Blog

Full of Shit

Image source: Estonia, Lääne-Virumaa, Obja village. Basically we are all full of shit and the moment we think we aren’t, life shows us otherwise. All there is left to do is to pray in silence. One of the most powerful places to be is in a constant state of “I Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
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