Category Archives: Katy Originals

Schoolgirl Katy

copyright 2017 I should be glad to be so joyful, I should just enjoy the feeling, Let it pass eventually, as it always does. I’m just a giddy schoolgirl, Pretending at being grown up, Sooner or later I will wake … Continue reading

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Loyalties – The Grand Ballroom

copyright 2017 Susan had hardly ever gone inside the Grand Ballroom, as her aunt called the large salon off of her dining room. Once in a while, she had gone in there to dust when she was helping Ramona with … Continue reading

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One Last Look

copyright 2017 The sun is rising behind us, Even as it sets on all we have known, Ahead is nothing but dreams, Guided only by hope and prayer, We are chased from our home, To seek out a new one. … Continue reading

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Who did I think he was?

Who did I think he was? Some kind of great hero? A leader who would overthrow the state? A leader who would become the state – And who would have me at his right hand? Oh, let’s face it, that … Continue reading

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Wind, Rain, Woods, & Fire

copyright 2017 If I could run, I would, But I am lost amid the wind and rain, Trapped in torrents, Surrounded by woods, Nowhere to turn, nowhere to go. It feels familiar, yet strange, I know that I have been … Continue reading

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Now What?

copyright 2017 After a long voyage, After losing everything, After risking my life to survive, Now what? After saying yes, After exchanging vows, After pinning my hopes to a stranger, Now what? After the ship sails, After the sun begins … Continue reading

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Along the River

copyright 2017 Wandering along the river’s shore, I sing for what cannot be. Forevermore washed downstream, I carry only thee. The darkness wraps around us, The sun sets in the west, The river flows quickly onward, Rest, my child, rest. … Continue reading

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