Poetry Story: All She Could See

By Monica C. Voskamp   All she could see was the dark. Everywhere she looked was masked With thick oozing blood of black. Nothing was as she wished it could be.   She pushed hard her hands against  The thick wall of pitch black dark Her hands probed but felt nothing Nothing but heavy air. [...]

Poetry: Shattered Mosaic

By Monica C. Voskamp   Broken, again Can’t stop this vase From shattering How many times How many times Can I shatter And rebuild?   Hope, don’t you dare  Lose your hold on me Be the super glue That pieces me together Every time I break Be the peace that fills Every crevice of Heartbreak. [...]

Poetry: the Beautiful

By Monica C. Voskamp   You didn’t know That road of tears you walked. You didn’t know That weight of grief you held. You didn’t know that all would lead You straight here to me. You didn’t know the beautiful That we both finally see.   You didn’t know How many nights I prayed. You [...]

Poetry: Blank Canvas

By Monica C. Voskamp   Look up to the sky See the ocean of snowfall white Mesmerize your sight Awaken your soul With new life.   Look up to the sky See the future breathless for you Spark your vision Inspire your dreams With new life.   Look up to the sky See the beautiful [...]

Poetry: Summer Song

By Monica C. Voskamp   Floated away Late one summer's eve My heart's song.   I search the wind The forests deep I search the creeks, The streams and trees But cannot find her.   Captured somewhere Her voice can't speak My heart's song.   I call out to the stars I scream into the [...]

A Personal Note & Sneak Peek!

Hi all you wonderful people, This is a bit of a personal post as I wanted to give you something different than a poem today..and share some exciting news! The bigger reason I started this blog was not just to write, but to help bring to life a greater dream of mine--writing a book full [...]