Poetry: ..Leech Free..

By Monica C. Voskamp   Leeches. All them leeching me. They kept draining, kept taking Kept telling me what I could or could not be.   Leeches. They drained the lifeblood from my soul. Day after day, year after year Till all that was left was Nothing resembling beautiful.   Leeches. They were everywhere I [...]

Poetry: ..Beautiful Madness..

By Monica C. Voskamp   It was a kaleidoscope. Everywhere she looked Things were both beautiful yet skewed. She couldn't make sense of the picture she saw, Yet somehow it was still so beautiful.   Hours ran into days, Days into months. Time was just a blurred run away train. Yet time was also slipping [...]

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 [...]