Untold Truths (Poetry)

Trying to deny what is in front of you is like trying to hide from the truth that may or may not cripple your ability to function as a decent human being. ©strivebright.com

What writing feels like

I’m sitting on the ground, trying my best to get as comfortable as I can possibly get. I discovered a while back how much I love to be closer to the ground. It takes me back to my childhood and so I’m the oddball who prefers the ground to a sofa or chair. I’m sitting…

Wanderlust (Poetry)

When the world stops and droplets of H2O fall from the sky, I remain frozen as I stare trying to discover what lies beyond this blue sky. ©strivebright.com

Resilience (Poetry)

There is a breeze that shakes within myself, hoping to do something I’d rather contain unveiled underneath my keepsake for no one but I to know, unless I take the step not dared to be made. ©strivebright.com

Like the Wind (Poetry)

I’m crashing in like the wind trying my best to commit to this island of mysterious events, although my heart and soul unite as one and my brain behaves chaotically. Here I am once again putting my best foot forward reminding myself of what’s yet to come in this unexpected reality. ©strivebright.com

Defenses (Poetry)

There are melodies that shine way up high every time I whisper all the secrets from my life. I get to sleep at night and dream of all the colors from last night. Craving for happiness that strikes my way, inching to penetrate my deep self-restricted maze. ©strivebright.com

Soulful Eyes (Poetry)

Even if a hundred years pass by, I will always remember the time when I first laid eyes upon him and his beautiful soulful eyes that carried me through the Atlantic Ocean for the first time. ©strivebright.com

Wishes (Poetry)

Sometimes I’m caught between the lines Not knowing which way to turn to Unable to decipher what’s right from wrong And now I’m trying to keep this smile Hoping all is alright And that everything I aim for Will actually blossom This time Wishing I could sit under this tree Knowing everything will be just…

Successful Bliss (Poetry)

If you live your days like you’re not living at all, will you be remembered? And will your presence be heard? Will there be a voice, illuminating the darkness that may someday make its way through? Will the oceans be there to guide you when you need it the most? Will the strength you have,…

Our Earth (Poetry)

The earth is heavenly As it means we are guaranteed A space to be alive and free To celebrate the truth between The lines of our reality. We are free to breathe, Free to see Only if we are given The gift to see, But more than that Is not guaranteed As sad as it…