Poetry: Fires of Yesterday

By Monica C. Voskamp   Standing at the edge of today You look around with disbelief and disdain The house has burned to black ashes now Only distant memories run and around and play.   Standing in the midst of those memories You look and around, pause and contemplate The years have spit out flames [...]

Poetry: Catch Me

By Monica C. Voskamp   I’m in a room so dark I can’t find the door I can’t even see myself Confusion clouds my mind. I can’t find what I’m looking for Cause the lights have gone out.   I’m just standing on this barren floor Not knowing which way to turn I’ve run circles [...]

Poetry: Rebel for Truth

By Monica C. Voskamp   Eyes fierce, jaw set Heart locked and quivering lip Betrayal had never pierced so deep. The wrongs of time peaked their high The chains of deception linked era to era The mass of lies accumulating putrid smell. She couldn’t dismiss this treacherous evil reign No, this screwed up compass must [...]

Poetry: Regret

By Monica C. Voskamp   I lost you to the wind One day you were here And the next you were gone I lost you to the wind And there’s no way You’re ever coming back.   I could search my whole life I could sail the 7 seas I could cross the distant sands [...]

Poetry: Calling You

By Monica C. Voskamp   Through the winds Over the hills Past the mountain range, Hear me calling you tonight.   I am here, Right beside you. Even when the winds are howling Even when the rain is driving Even when the fog clouds everything, I am here calling out your name.   Hear me calling, [...]

Poetry: Winds of Change

By Monica C. Voskamp   Calm & quiet your heart Just be still Let all the voices of the world Fade away into Whispers of yesterday.   Hush your anxious heart Just be still Let all the fears of tomorrow Fade away into The winds of change.   It’s okay to question It’s okay to [...]