Poetry: A Man’s Queen

By Monica C. Voskamp   She throws herself to him. Her body. Her soul. Her time. Her love. Her affection.   She throws herself to him Everything she has Hoping to gain his attention. She will sacrifice the whole of herself For just one shallow glance Of his attention.   And there she lays herself [...]

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.   [...]

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 [...]

Poetry: Undoing Me

By Monica C. Voskamp   Why did I believe your lies? Why was I tempted by your charm? Why was I misguided by What I thought was my lifeline?   I don't know. Or maybe I do. I don't see the worth of me So I chose to see The vision in your eyes The [...]