The Things I Know

‘The only thing I know is that I know nothing’- Socrates   Sometimes our voices have no way to know which way to go. There is silence and then there are dreams that cling onto our throats unexpressed. Like ghosts our own thoughts haunt us, and what we are left with is time. To think….

To the Self the Great Return

  You’re in a relationship, something isn’t clicking. You enjoy each other’s company, there are good days and some days, well let’s say they’re just…okay. You eat in silence, because there’s not much to talk about. Some nights you find yourself getting up and staring up at the ceiling, hoping that all the doubt you…

Time Flies

  I shook my head side to side Image after image flashing by in a split second without a blink of an eye it was tomorrow and then again today all happening yesterday a lapse of the mind all inevitably passing by without even stopping by to wave a final goodbye.   © Nicoletta  …

Is it really worth it?

Sometimes you think to yourself: Is it really worth it? All this control, the need to give yourself to the fullest. To make it. Make a name for yourself. All for what? For others opinions of you? Congratulations and thank yous. Is it really worth their words of praise? Or are you doing it all…

Face of the Sun

I felt her roots firmly ground me, Morning dew Washing the pain away. She shied her power With a humble smile at the Sun.   The light on her face Healing forests afar, A single seed of hers Greeting seven generations to come.   © Nicoletta   If this poem had a voice, this is…

The Golden Lady

Without a whimper He told her “I’m sorry”. She looked up at him in doubt, Too good to be true fairytales Not her cup of tea. You see, SHE was the prince of Her Story.   © Nicoletta   If this poem had a voice, this is what it would sing…     Photo by SVZ:…

Change is All We Need

We humans struggle to find what we are looking for. We go about life, not knowing what we want, engaging in different relationships, trying to fulfill ourselves through the comfort we think we will find in the arms of others.The fear of facing one’s true self blocks a lot of people from spending time alone…