Poetry

Listen

Image source: Photo by Anastasiya Lobanovskaya from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/green-forest-with-brown-rock-formation-background-792778/ Silence is good I’ve learned to appreciate silence In the middle of a crowded city Silence can be just silence Only for the avid listener It shows true gems and truths It is true There are cities that never sleep I Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Timeless

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/clear-glass-with-red-sand-grainer-39396/ There’s little time and space Between time and space The vast universe Craves to be diverse Lots of love in this place Fiery logs in the fireplace Watching the world go around Timeless in time the human race This will be our choice To either rise or Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Losses

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/beach-clouds-dawn-dusk-262325/ Every loss affects us Big or small Material of physical The time it takes to move on Differs from moment to moment When the waves come crashing on to the shore All You can do is see what they have in store The flow of them will Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Stillness Within Madness

Image source: Photo by Sebastian Voortman from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/action-adventure-aerial-aerial-shot-312105/ Patience is key You see and I see The mind comes in a hurry That’s when I need to stay sturdy Just sitting seems fitting Being and waiting This all looks like an appropriate setting If only I wasn’t so damn Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Tailor Made

Image source: Photo by Fancycrave from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/accessory-bobbin-close-up-clothing-355148/ Remembering the feelings I wanted to have, sad But with faith I stand here I’ve failed, been made Staged a comeback Without having the faintest idea I’m already part of a tale That’s bigger than me It is me, see I’ve been Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Care

Image source: Photo by Brandon Montrone from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/house-near-lawn-field-and-mountain-cliff-769972/ Tenderly observing Me and my buddy The road wide and curvy The company warm and cuddly Footing sometimes soggy Taking steps conveniently To find a different story Take care of myself peacefully Running and harvesting Looking at the hay being cut Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Glory

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/rain-pouring-on-glass-window-734785/ I sometimes feel powerful And sometimes powerless Life has its way of showing Me everything I am withholding The rain drops slowly On the window Peaceful knowing I am growing Cause rain is tenacious It cannot be stopped It comes and it goes It cleanses and sweeps Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Coming Together

Image source: Photo by Kaique Rocha from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/brown-wooden-framed-glass-window-675685/ Tired and a little sad Don’t worry little lad You are not that bad Surprisingly glad, enough to drive me mad Look at the sadness and pain around You More than just a tad Overwhelming at times Would like to not Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Your Wildness

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/scenic-view-of-mountains-during-sunset-711943/ If You show me Yourself What will happen? If I show You Myself I might giggle Laugh, setting the stage For You to open Open or closed Hot or cold I am sold Catching Your fire I feel bold Your fierce looks Swingy waves of emotion Racing Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

I’m Done

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/classic-equipment-hammer-industry-618151/ I see clearly now I feel Myself in me It’s strong, yet malleable Like iron It endures, cures, holds together It melts, forms anew Fiercely forging within me I can feel it at my core The clinging of the metal rattles my pores Heat turns into warmth Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago