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Crying as the Sun goes down – Jake Allen Sharp

Each day seems to get harder Years pass by and leave me here Each time I think things will change Every failure brings another tear Sitting in my car alone Life is short, then its gone Why is this the way I am Crying as the sun goes down Crying as the sun goes down […]

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Year One of The Pandemic – Jake Allen Sharp

Year one of the pandemic I don’t want to be a synic But I fear the worst is yet to come Work from home on the computer I’m no longer a commuter Cup of coffee and a glass of rum When I walk out the door I put on my mask Can I take this […]

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Archived | My First Autism Campaign, circa March 4, 2008 | Eve Reiland

Note: In 2008 I ran an autism awareness campaign from my blog. My oldest son was diagnosed with “high functioning Autism” or HFA as it was known back then. At this time I’m learning and don’t have any idea about functioning labels, terminology, “treatments” or any of medical jargon and labels. What I know is […]

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Love Me Now | Life 2.0 | Eve Reiland

Originally posted on The Ghost Beneath Me:
Love me now You’re all I needYou’re my everything Today and forever moreSo love me now The dark days are near But not yet here. Love me now before I fall too deep Get so far away, so lost I can’t hear your heart beat Love me now…

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When My Faith Was Strong – Jake Allen Sharp

Seems like everyone I know is feeling stress beyond measure When did the worries of this world take away our pleasure Not enough money, and too much to do There is sickness, sadness and anxiety too If you take it all away, there is a beating heart And a longing in your soul for a […]

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run – Poetry Of An Aspergian

Listen to my demons They tell me to run away I have so much to offer the world Why must my home be the grave Repetition so there’s not a word I’m missin’ Tryna plug my ears so I do not listen Steal the knife out my hand So that there’s no ascension The devil’s […]

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Poetry: Sometimes Words Hurt » The Aspergian

Why can’t you just be normal? No one likes you. You make me uncomfortable. You’re just too weird for me. You’re just not romantic. Maybe if you change people will like you more. You are just selfish. Why are you so angry? …   Read More → Source: Poetry: Sometimes Words Hurt » The Aspergian