Memories This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

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   Smoke curls around ancient photographs;

it slithers between the pages of scrapbooks.

It silently whispers the names of long ago friends.

Inhale. Exhale.



Standing in the rain,

the water penetrating the soul;

washing away a lifetime.

Inhale. Exhale.



Moonlight in the hair,

stars in the eyes.

Vibrant colors dance across the skies.

Inhale. Exhale



Loves come and gone,

a collage of memories;

spirits of the past.

Inhale. Exhale.



Tears for help,

a quiet forgiveness;

shedding fears and refreshing the mind.

Inhale. Exhale.



Smoke glistens in the light,

it sings a favorite tune.

The tape gives way and the photo slides to the floor.

Inhale ...




This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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