Author: Anna Elise

The Sea and Me 1

What It Takes

Stop waiting. You already have what it takes. Too often we live in procrastination Too often we forget to find meaning A chance to grow A chance to succeed A chance to taste sweet...

Sandy Toes 0

Empty Thread

Stitches never end Up and down the endless thread Weaving an interrupted string Rushing to quiet a wish to sing Ceaselessly working Progress is gnawing Is the epic promise growing? Almost there, just a...

life lessons poem 0

The School Bus of Life

Poem   Seeing all the tired people On their small smartphones Never feeling that they are Alone in their bones Crowded morning looking sunny Light is moving sweet and bright Hoping that their Tuesday...

poem about not giving up 0

Shine

Poem   Just know that you are smart Keep your treasure glowing Dial up your suntan Go see what the world is doing There’s a universe inside your skull Let its best flow out...

Hope Collector 1

The Hope Collector

I am the collector of thrown away hopes. Lost and forgotten, blown in the wind, strewn in the street. I pick them up, brush them off and give them someone, someone who believes in...

happiness poem 0

Release

Poem   Happiness in a vessel Containing what makes you come alive A delicate light you protect But never letting it thrive Always keeping it in doubt Confused and deprived Bumping your head in...

reflective poetry 0

I Need A Moment

Poem   I need a moment To feel what’s happening to me Life is happening to me I need a moment To feel the hills underneath me To feel where I am Here I...

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Within

Poem Reaching to the sky Distance running dry Keep my fingers crossed Let me get lost I want to dive into the moon I want to sing a heartfelt tune Leave me to my...