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: ..Worthy..

By Monica C. Voskamp   No one. No one determines your worth but you. You. You determine your worth You discover your worth You believe the truth too long untold: You are worthy.   You are worthy, not a pitiful worm not a sour taste not a mistake. You are worthy, Worthy of good.   [...]

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: Lies Exposed

By Monica C. Voskamp   You promised me good You promised me amazing things If I would obey If I would stay in the lines. But all the meanwhile, You were telling me White lies.   I was told this is truth, Follow it with your whole heart. Never abandon it, You'll be dammed to [...]