I trust you. I forgive you. I love you. These are the words hardest to say after being hurt or betrayed by friends and family. Not even strangers could impact a person so. People you're closest to continue to make a big impact on you even though you may not know it. Continue to make…

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"A loving relationship is one in which the loved one is free to be himself - to laugh with me, but never at me; to cry with me, but never because of me; to love life, to love himself, to love being loved. Such a relationship is based upon freedom and can never grow in…

Dare to Be

"When a new day begins, dare to smile gratefully. When there is darkness, dare to be the first to shine a light. When there is injustice, dare to be the first to condemn it. When something seems difficult, dare to do it anyway. When life seems to beat you down, dare to fight back. When…

An astonishing moment when you realize the person is still in the back of your mind. It doesn't matter how many wrongs that person has done, it doesn't matter what that person has gone through in the past, and it doesn't matter how many hidden tears that person has caused. The fact is, despite all the…

Chaos and Poison

Maybe we'll meet again when we are slightly older, and our minds less hectic, and I'll be right for you and you'll be right for me. But right now, I am chaos to your thoughts and you are poison to my heart. -Unknown Picture credit: let4everbe

The Unconscious Smile

Why do the bad memories now cause an unconscious smile on my face? I see the pictures of the past and although they were moments of confusion and sorrow, I realize that there have been a few amazing moments of silliness and laughter in between. Those moments will be unforgettable. ©2017 let4everbe

Beating Stone Hearts

Two stones clash against each other. Sparks fly with every contact. Flames reach for the darkening sky. Waves flow into the flames, unknowing. Both beaten stones tired until dry. Two stones once again aflame.   ©2017 let4everbe Image credit: let4everbe

Trimming the Thorns

Growing up I was smooth and pure, a blooming bud just waiting and adored, lingering in the garden needing someone sure, not one who will toss me when they are bored. Thorns keep growing as I live my life, effortlessly ridding of mindless and careless pricks. Pricks who might one day cause me great strife,…

Sleeping Potion

It seeps down into his gaping mouth. Drifting slowly, his shallow breaths make a hollow sound. Stupid potion numbs the vein and carries him away. Stillness, then the melancholy mist of salty rain.   ©2017 let4everbe Poem dedication to my late boss 🙏 Image credit: https://www.google.com/search?q=sleeping+medicine+name+list&client=ms-android-hms-tmobile-us&hl=en&prmd=niv&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj0gor1kIDVAhUJ2WMKHd3eBCIQ_AUICigC&biw=360&bih=512#hl=en&tbm=isch&q=blue+medicine&imgrc=TV9GxukPb8CMVM: