By Mac Guerreiro Can we stop the shame? The blame? Can we simply amicably play the game?
By Mac Guerreiro It’s been five days, That’s what the app says, Five days since my word graced this “page,” A lots happened in five days, Leaving me raw in different ways, Being easy and gentle with myself has been the key, Learning to treat myself as eye hope others will treat me.
By Mac Guerreiro Who am eye? Eye’m a lady of many words, Eye’m a daughter of Father Sun and Mother Moon, Eye’m a gentle soul, With a fierce spirit, Eye’m like you, Eye can be delicate as a flower, And destructive as a bomb, Someday eye hope to be a mom, Who am eye? Eye’m […]
By Mac Guerreiro Sitting here, It’s almost unreal, It’s not big, It’s not much, But it’s everything, A reading corner, A sacred altar, And all else in between, A place that’s designed my way, The place eye’ll call home when eye’m away, Something eye’ve wanted for quite some time, A place eye can call mine.
By Mac Guerreiro To see you this way, Your body barely able to carry your weight, It makes me wish to say, “It’s okay, You can go now, Be on your way” You taught me so much, Taught us, Taught us how to love, It seems that￼ you all do that, You choose your students, […]
By Mac Guerreiro Eye’ve learned to cry silently, Stifling sobs so that they don’t leave my body shaking, Eye’ve learned to let the tears fall, Without any sound at all, And eye’ve learned to resent my breath for exposing me, Avoiding the much needed sharp inhale for as long as need be, So that my […]
By Mac Guerreiro Eye would have never known the difficulty, Because you do it so expertly, Unconditional presence, Has it always been your specialty?
By Mac Guerreiro In theory, It’s easy, But when put in practice, In real practice, We begin to see, Listening, Actively, Is anything but easy, It requires one to set herself aside, And make room for the one speaking, It requires one to put all of his questions on hold, As to not forget what […]
By Mac Guerreiro Being here, Something eye’ve been learning to do, Something eye never really practiced before, Being here, Eye’m learning, More and more.
By Mac Guerreiro It’s been three days, It’s been three days, Because eye don’t know what to say, In comparison to the world around, My own issues seem unworthy of making a sound, People are hurting, Hurting within and hurting without, The veil of ignorance has been lifting, No doubt about that, Most are finally […]