Shattered Glass

Been extremely busy lately. I swear I’ve spread myself too thin this semester, but I shall not complain. I’ve been working on my novel, Micah’s Falls, trying to get it completed by December. That combined with all the other things I’m doing has left little time for poetry, but always I come back to my first love because isn’t that the way it always is? Anywho, here’s a little something that flowed from my pen today:

Glass shatters
in the palms of my hands.
Leaving behind scars
of a broken & shattered life.
My birthmark
was a trail of blood.
So somebody should’ve known.

Peace & Love,
Rosalind

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About Rosalind Guy

I'm broken & my soul is weary/ my weary soul rebels, fights/ anything & anyone who tries to heal me/I beat my head against a wall of memories/ trying hard to break free from the chain of memories/ I can only be free by saying it so/ i weave a necklace from words and finally/ I find freedom/ free free free. As you can see, words are powerful to me. As Maya Angelou said, words are wallpaper of the soul. I have lots of nightmarish memories that threaten to break me, but I learned a long time ago about the power of words. They can be used to heal and destroy anything that threatens to destroy the person. Words coupled with love have the power to save and heal. I am author of three books: Skinny Dipping in the Pool of Womanhood, Tattered Butterfly Wings, and Blues of a Love Junkie. I am a high school English teacher. I am a former reporter. I am a mother. I am a woman. I am a fierce advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves, those who's voices go unheard. Check out my Amazon author page at the following link: http://www.amazon.com/Rosalind-Guy/e/B00BGH5F88/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1432491754&sr=8-1.
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