O Motherland

O motherland, My heart bleeds for you. Every breath of freedom seems borrowed, the heart is dulled with pain, the air is heavy with guilt. I am guilty of not being a valiant hero that fearlessly crosses the oceans that divide us and walks into the battle field where warriors in white coats fight for …

What Grief Has Done To Me

It is an aching pain that has numbed my senses. I can't process what has happened and what is currently happening. The pain is unbearable and doesn't let me sleep at night. And if what I have heard is true, this pain will never go away. It may be pushed into the background or maybe …