Don’t Cry

By Rosanne Trost   Reluctant at first To embark on this new path Not so sure She could always leave No commitment  Might not be a good fit Gradually it happened She was hooked Looked forward to being together  Fun happy times Grateful that she had taken that first scary step Life-changing Yet there were … Continue reading Don’t Cry

High School Contest First Place Winner in Poetry: “Don’t Tell Me”

By Sa'Raye Wynder-Burs Don’t tell me the world doesn’t accept me, Those that love me keep me warm In a bed full of blankets With the hope that i’ll endure Don’t tell me my dreams can’t reach you, I have a pen to write them down Those to break my words As I string them … Continue reading High School Contest First Place Winner in Poetry: “Don’t Tell Me”