Poetry: ..fear is a god..

By Monica C. Voskamp Fear is a god. That's who I have worshiped My subconscious has known this long, My inner being has protested, strong. It stuns me to admit all this religion has been wrong, Dead wrong. Fear is a god And one I knew well. It all makes sense, I didn't know love [...]

Poetry: ..Worthy..

By Monica C. Voskamp   No one. No one determines your worth but you. You. You determine your worth You discover your worth You believe the truth too long untold: You are worthy.   You are worthy, not a pitiful worm not a sour taste not a mistake. You are worthy, Worthy of good.   [...]

The Oxymoron of Humanity

By Monica C. Voskamp Every one has a story.  Every one has a struggle.  Every one has a triumph. It's easy to isolate ourselves thinking we are unique to our struggles. Yes, you ARE the only one traveling the intricate path you do, but in the same breath, we still share universal concepts of grief, [...]

Poetry:..Silent Pain..

By Monica C. Voskamp   It’s raining here tonight, Tears. It’s raining a slow steady stream. It’s the gentle sort of rain, One that’s quiet yet seen.   It’s raining here tonight, A gentle steady stream. It’s raining here tonight, It’s raining, Silent pain.   Always hope. Always believe. Always love. ❤️ Photo Credit: https://unsplash.com/@maxwbender