meka carter

Journaling life as I grow through what I go through. 

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19 hours ago
Down a country road, I discover the shore of a peaceful place The arm of a great lake where waves cleanse rocks I locate a spot, get lost in my thoughts, and presume they'll bathe me too As this year ...
9 days ago
Minutes after midnight I climb out of bed Finding comfort on my patio in the easy pose Legs crossed, hands stacked in my lap, palms facing the stars Eyes closed while trying to set my mind free Though...
13 days ago
Gradations of orange and blue, caught my eyes over blinding white beams of opposing headlights. I paused my schedule for a few minutes to stop and stare in awe of you. Because when I am unable to gree...
14 days ago
Strangely calm my spirit remains Knowing the heaviness of what I must relay I pray you mindfully receive my truth My gut knows you won’t take it well Lies you’ll proclaim as your grief swells Inevitab...
The Boys
19 days ago
My parents console aching hearts daily for the loss of their son A hurt worn on their faces during ordinary conversations When flashbacks turn tones somber and tears begin to run Their eyes close, and...
a month ago
I rise from the ashes After scorching the lies of my youth I come to terms, realize It’s okay to be a mess I no longer have to evade my truth I wasn’t born into this madness Neatly packaged with a bow...