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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Your Day

Author Tiffani Slaughter

It was your birthday yesterday I didn’t think to call I didn’t send a card I didn’t celebrate at all You once were my father Once someone I knew You ruined my life In so many ways When I just needed a father You chose to abuse Your words always vile Manipulative and cruel You …

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Looking deep inside There is this fragile girl Asking why they didn’t want me Why they turned their backs The strength of who I have become Has pushed the fragile girl further down Silencening the thoughts The guilt that shouldn’t be there Stemming from years of manipulated truths Brainwashed into believing it was normal Shunned …

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You follow me around Taunting me with my every move Preventing me from saying what really needs to be said Stopping me from reaching the stars Teasing me every chance you can Pulling me into this vortex of emotions Doubt, you have caused, with every action I take I become so scared Not wanting to …

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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 had to take a step away Away from the pain and anger Away from the revenge I was seeking I needed to see that I was allowing you to win You have hurt me so much in my life You have never made me feel secure, at home All I have ever wanted was …

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Lost

Author Tiffani Slaughter

Ive spent a lot of time in pain Holding onto this pain so fiercly Always feeling like the scales of justice They must have just missed me As a child I prayed for salvation everyday As an adult I just pray to get through everyday As the tear drops have fallen I’ve stood back up, …

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Drowning

Author Tiffani Slaughter

Judgements are like these daggers thrown from all corners You breath deep but the shield you are carrying weakens with each throw Good intentions are not really what they seem Attacks are baring down from all corners Existence falls into this unquestionable sorrow Strength weakens and sorrow seeps in No-one can see the pain that …

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