The Story of Wind & Flame.

By Monica C. Voskamp   “Do not lie Do not betray me,” Said the fire to the wind As he merged forces with her.   “I will never. I will always move With thee, I will never blow Thee out.” Promised beautiful Wind.   Fire glowed. His warmth blazed around her A strong steady brilliant [...]

Poetry: Afraid of Love

By Monica C. Voskamp   So afraid Afraid to trust Afraid the girl inside me Will be betrayed once more Afraid the woman I travel inside Will be discarded, kicked out the door Afraid so afraid to let anyone dare Dare come into this haven place This vulnerable fragile soul Afraid so afraid to trust [...]

Poetry: Never Let Me Go

By Monica C. Voskamp   Hold me in your heart Never let me go Remember me in the haze Remember me every sunrise Hold me in your heart, my love Never let me go.   I know there will be days When love feels so far away Don’t let that be your compass Don’t let [...]

Poetry: Sheltering

By Monica C. Voskamp   Let me enter your shelter. Let me bathe your arms With my salty streams. Let me feel the warmth Of your pillar’s strong. Let them be what soaks Up the tears of my heart.   Let me be, Just let me be In your sheltering.   When I can’t breathe [...]

Poetry: Cheering for You

By Monica C. Voskamp   There are oceans to cross There are mountains to climb And every one that is waiting I hear you cheering me on:   Chase down those dreams Hon, Catch every sunrise Explore every uncharted map I’m cheering for you.   There are battles untouched There are memories before And every [...]

Poetry: Her Choosing

By Monica C. Voskamp   She let his hands Caress her neck Slowly sliding Down.   She let his lips Press soft her neck Slowly sliding Down.   She let his hands Undo her hair Slowly falling Down.   She let his hands Unclasp her dress Slowly falling Down.   She let her walls Always [...]

Poetry: Soul Caressing

By Monica C. Voskamp   Come caress my soul With your kindness I yearn to feel tenderness Enter the labyrinth who I am, My soul.   Come caress my soul With loyalty and truth I lean into hands of strength Softly stroking me o’er Healing, refreshing Me.   Intertwined and mingling Heat of endless love [...]