True and Strong I used to think I loved you, but I was so very wrong. I knew not a thing about real love; and it's taken me this long. To realize what it really means, and how it can get so strong. How it can be there through it all between us all along. We can't forget about it, or neglect it. We must cultivate it, and protect it. and it's reward is a friendship and a love that to only you and me will belong.
Taming the Beast Thoughts weighed heavily and have for a long time, threatening to reveal to all the shame that was mine. It lay hidden for years dormant in a dark place, untouched but still alive it's hot breath leaving no trace. All seemed well to anyone looking in, the smiles and the laughs masked the grief from within. Then suddenly a room was built and it held safety within it's walls, and the beast was unchained to beat it's chest and reveal it's claws. It struck at air with panting blows over and over until it tired, it cried out as a river flows continuously heaving, then sighed. Only to tumble down in pieces with all it's troubles flying to the ground,