My Journey in Time

Life, It's Never What We Expect Follow Me On My Writing Journey

I sit here and watch your drunk ass tear me down Abusive words bring down my crown My heart aches immensely, but this I know I don’t deserve what you’re giving Not in any way I’ve begged and pleaded Cried on the ground Hurting beyond words As my world falls down He sits and attacks …

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The loss is so astounding Emptiness consumes Fear sets in Breath deep Thoughts swirl around What will normal ever be No going back Never to be the same Guilt sets in Just as quick as the rest Blame thrown around Gossip through the streets Memories tarnished No hiding beneath the sheets Layers and layers peeled …

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I swear when the world starts to tumble it just keeps going. Like an earthquake with the multitude of aftershocks that follow To not only find out someone so close to you is sick. To find out that sickness hurt those closest to me even more. What happens then when you reach out to get …

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How can one overcome so many years of sadness and heartache? How can one learn to shake off the last when it never goes away? How do you tell your loved ones that you are fragile and need a handle with care sticker tattooed right in. Things that are funny never feel that way. While …

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When reality hits and family is no more The truth is you realize they were never family I always was left out Never went on trips with the family on his side Never given the same stuff ever Always was treated like an outsider My whole life I felt alone and worthleas They did that …

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When is it my turn? When is it my turn to laugh? When will I be happy or cry tears of joy? When will I find that happiness? My comfort? My joy? Trapped is what I am, and it’s where I’ll stay I try bring kindness and positivity to all Yet all I get is …

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Staring out into the darkness Staring out into the darkness All she can feel is numb As this numbness creeps in silent tears escape Silently these tears fall as she can no longer be… She looks at him and see’s his pain and hurt Knowing him so deeply that now as they fight to figure …

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I smoked the blunt to numb the pain To ease this emptiness inside I inhaled deeply the calm settles around No longer do I feel like I’m clawing to escape I exhaled with relief for this is my way to face it I no longer feel like I’m spiraling this depression which consumes I feel …

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Words

Author Tiffani Slaughter

Words, to some they are innocent and to others they are devastatingly ending. We should be open to criticism and be able to constructively give it back. Name calling and venom spewed from one person to the other doesn’t correct issues. Instead it grows them, fuels them like a lighter provides flame. Too many times …

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