Poetry

The Truth of Me

Image source: Photo by Evelyn from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/painting-of-a-person-swimming-underwater-822608/ The depth of me makes me cry So beautiful inside I take myself for a loving ride Tenderness is at my side Knowing myself so deeply So freaking sweetly Takes time I will do it discreetly My heart is flickering Like a Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Endless Depth

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/white-and-blue-jellyfish-41180/ When You find that place inside of You It feels like an endless beach during sunset It goes on and on and on The depth of which fills You up to the brim And You swim, swim to depths unseen before In the midst of it all Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Broken Hearts

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/affection-blur-buddha-buddhism-236311/ Lay down Your weapons friend Let’s meet in stillness again Me and You, You and Me I’ll do my best to let You into my heart That’s what I should have done from the start Knowingly I didn’t, fear still lives in me But I want to Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Bells of Gondor

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/ancient-castle-clouds-dark-460607/ To be close to passing out from pain Is it perseverance or just plain old suffering? Time will tell, as I leave this shell I well up, so close to my own skin I’ve never been, a tasteful sin I better reconcile, I wander Has this been Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Falling Apart

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/brown-ceramic-cup-824201/ Seems like I’m going strong Not knowing what the future holds Slowly crumbling on the inside With tears of sweet surrender on the surface Cascades of black holes I’ve put myself in Is there light behind all of this? While digging for gold in the darkness You Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

The Power of My Heart

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/animals-birds-dawn-giraffe-417142/ My heart, such a wonderful heart Torn apart Only to find my way back to it If only it could’ve been like this from the start But now is the time I find to live with open arms With and without my scars Look to the stars Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

A Call

Image source:¬†https://www.pexels.com/photo/close-up-of-bee-on-yellow-flower-248391/ The birds and the bees Suddenly feel the need to flee As they can suddenly see The world is in dire need Let’s be who we came here to be Let’s do the work knees deep Seemingly hard to keep Still so I will take the leap Though Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

Whisked Away

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/abandoned-forest-industry-nature-34950/ Are you whisked away somewhere? Somewhere far and deep Where the echoes of yesterday still silently whisper in Your ear This is a good place to be Spirit wanders these halls Calling you back to where you came To nothingness Home, the stillness, the wanting It’s all Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

It Was a Hard Day

Image source: Photo by Gabriela Palai from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/alone-animal-bird-clouds-395196/ I’m tired My eyelids hurt The skin below my left ear itches I’m taking in the day As imperfect as it was I made it, it’s done Soon I will fall asleep And hopefully see Dreams of great importance to me Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago
Poetry

My Call

Image source: Photo by Tatiana from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/alone-automobile-blur-car-614499/ Just let it go Home, feels good to say Is where the heart is Your reflections still haunt me Looking in the mirror Mine as well This long despair Waiting me to catch it Hold it, finally be met By the presence Read more…

By ianaltosaar, ago