I anticipate Your requesting requiring explanation And I can no longer hear myself think not wanting to allow What will flow innocently Onto the page only to be clawed at Ripped to shreds From your unresolved spiritual turmoil And violent outlash ©2018 by Loolwa Khazzoom. All rights reserved. No portion of this article may be [...]
Patience no patience Isolation engagement A time for advance and retreat Te waxing an dawning of the moon The back and forth of the ocean tide The rise and fall of the Breath This is the rhythm of Life Balance in the big picture Over time ©2018 by Loolwa Khazzoom. All rights reserved. No portion [...]
Why is it easier To burn down a house Than to build it And why do most people Prefer to do what is easy Than what is True Pure Right and Good ©2018 by Loolwa Khazzoom. All rights reserved. No portion of this article may be copied without author’s permission.
You and I Have made different choices At each twist and turn in the road You were destination-oriented Leading you far away from Where you wanted to be Because you did not want To do the work At least without assurance Of your arrival I followed the thread of Truth Valued that which was righteous [...]
Is your anger Fueled by love or hate Does it uplift Or destroy ©2018 by Loolwa Khazzoom. All rights reserved. No portion of this article may be copied without author’s permission.
Expanding is the opposite of Contracting I want to breathe into and through The contrated places Releasing the dark sticky tar But I fear That my breath Will get contaminated By your poison And travel through Intermingling So that I become An unwilling participant In your perversion In the interest Of Purity Truth Innocence and [...]
Help Me Guide Me Heal Me Shine Your Sunlight through Me ©2018 by Loolwa Khazzoom. All rights reserved. No portion of this article may be copied without author’s permission.
Cancer is my engine I channel the power Of this agitation in my body Recycling it For transformation I sing from and through The blockage Disintegrating dissolving Its current manifestation Repurposing it For my healing That which could kill me Saves me Through my courage devotion and focus Unencumbered by the noise outside The Sirens [...]
You allow untenable situations To drag on ad infinitum Making unhealthy choices That reinforce themselves Setting off an inward spiral Toward implosion As long as I am with you I am chained to your process and outcome Until my love for you Feels unhealthy for me And this relationship decays Itself becoming An untenable situation [...]
In 2010, I was diagnosed with cancer, and doctors wanted me to get surgery removing my thyroid. I said no thank you. Instead, I walked into my kitchen and pulled out almost everything in my refrigerator and cabinet, giving it away to friends and family. I met with leaders of a local vegan group, and [...]