Wordplay Wednesday: Perfect

Look over here I’ve walked in the room Turn all your eyes onto me You may need to squint I know that I shine So brightly That you cannot see That I’m here for the show And I’ve made my appearance The lights flash As you all…

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Wordplay Wednesday: One In The Same

Maybe it was naïve Of me to assume It would be safe To express myself What I’ve experienced And felt Maybe my enthusiasm Took me too far The energy and relief I got From breaking The silence From letting go Of my desire To control What you…

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Wordplay Wednesday: Please

I used to want you to know me Right away Everything shoved in your face As if limited time Would prevent you from seeing All I have to offer Motivated by fear I tried To force a connection To make you laugh To get your attention I’d…

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Wordplay Wednesday: More

Hello My name is Sarah And I’m grateful to have Your attention But I’m certain That when these words end I’ll be left Wanting more I’m thirty-four And I’m just now seeing And understanding This disease They call alcoholism I just call it addiction No need for…

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Wordplay Wednesday: Leaving

It must have been my body’s way Of protecting myself I became so numb And only now That I’m starting to feel Can I look back and Understand what I’ve done I was desperate for Any kind of distraction I just wanted a better place To take…

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