Tag Archives: memories

this day

this day is like mountains too big to climb too inviting to walk around so i venture head strong into the ascent pushing through holding my arms up over my head blocking you cannot reach me even though you don’t … Continue reading

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the next storm

after the storm and its drench withdrew its relentless command I was left with a white blank page and a pen in my hand and a hole in my heart and I began this cumbersome task to remove you from … Continue reading

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silence is the echo

this submissive heart tender from use wrapped up tightly in a woven thorn shield rattling voices inside calling out without piercing through because silence is the echo reaching your ears in the dampness of the rain soaked basin that you … Continue reading

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storms of blue and green

the loudest storm inside my head broke out in silence today awoken from its solitude and its peaceful retreat conjured up to keep hope from teasing its tail at the reach of my hand and I sighed knowing that the … Continue reading

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Crystallized

consider for a moment the crystallized shield that we often hold up to protect our past from our future and the future from our past how it blurs the light that seeks to penetrate our souls so that life is … Continue reading

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One Thousand Wishes

The past two and a half years have been one of the most difficult journeys of my life. I have seen the highs and lows that life presents and, as many of us may be able to attest to, some days … Continue reading

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often we

often we fall in love. often we just love. having done both, in the aftermath of life’s chances, by far, I would rather fall in love, than just love. © Copyright 2014 Melissa Leigh Clarke. All photos © Copyright 2014 … Continue reading

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inconsolable

sometimes. just some times midday of my life seems unattainable in the closing steps I tire. overpowered by doubt in the meaning of the journey empty with false hope as I reach through dissolving vision stumbling down to my knees … Continue reading

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unfadeable

she’s unfadeable every moment that stands between her last smile and tomorrow’s dream as I have slowly become the blend in the evening sun her colors still fill each glass that’s half full it’s as if all clocks have no … Continue reading

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held frameless

she is just a photograph taken in black and white sharp contrasts that never bleed past their edges held frameless dust drifts on and off the edges always remaining tucked behind your reach there she smiles but only in her … Continue reading

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