Poetry: Abuse

By Monica C. Voskamp   You slam me down With your looks. You tell me I'm nothing By belittling my smarts. You keep me at a distance Never let me  know What actually is Love.   You use me Like I'm some pitiful object. You couldn't care less If I am hurting. You say you [...]

Poetry: Your Greatest Truth

By Monica C. Voskamp   Tell me please Help me understand Why do you lock yourself away Why do you shut down? It’s your worst mistake.   Love isn’t something to be afraid of. Love isn’t something to run from. So why, why the heck do you run?   Why do you hide Why do [...]

Poetry: ..walking in love…

By Monica C. Voskamp   Why do you run? Why do you flee back to the shadows The moment you are basking in warm sunlight? Why darling girl, Why do you run so hard From the good, the beautiful From the life-light of love?   Why?? Don't you know by now? It hurts Soul. It [...]

Streaming Live

By Monica C. Voskamp I'm scared. I don't want to admit how terribly frightened I am of letting love in, of seeing what love could be, of stopping all my rules for what love should be. It hit me today..Maybe love doesn't have such a black & white definition. Maybe love is so big, ultimately, [...]

Poetry: ..your hidden stars..

By Monica C. Voskamp   Your stars you can't find. The dark has strode in And covered their shine.   Your smile, so far away, The pain has overtaken And plowed you down.   It isn't fair. It never is, When evil wins.   I can't help but ache And wish my love Was enough [...]

Poetry: The little Girl and Boy

By Monica C. Voskamp   Little girl so terrified to make a sound, Little girl doing her best to hide. Little boy frightened deep inside, Little boy confused by love denied.   Little girl, little boy They learned to survive. But little girl, little boy never Learned to thrive.   Little girl, heart wrapped up [...]