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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Some kids had a dad that tucked them into bed Mine was gone before night even fell Some kids had a dad that encouraged them Mine broke me down every chance he could Some kids had a dad that listened to their fears Mine screamed obscenities at me nothing I said was right Some kids …

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Staring down the bottle of a glass of wine Your lies have become so devine You have balls I’ll give you that What you forgot is the innocent don’t hide With open arms I did welcome in Showed them I know I’m not without sin Open and honest that’s how I’ll be Your lies will …

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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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A New Day

Author Tiffani Slaughter

Staring into the dark watching as the light slowly washes over the valley The sun is just rising and life is awakening all around me Birds are sing melodious morning tunes As if lulling me into a trance The breeze, oh so slight, warmth already clinging to the air Turmoil around every turn no end …

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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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