Publication

I am incredibly pleased to announce: I am now a published poet. By the grace of God. P.S. You'll have to forgive the formatting (I enjoy abnormal formatting and as such, some was lost in the transition.) "If we are faithless, he remains faithful— for he cannot deny himself." ~ 2 Timothy 2:13   https://literaryyard.com/2018/10/04/betrayal-and-other-poems-by-ellie-kelazil/Continue reading Publication

Trust

He snaps his ears straight ahead, head lifted, eyes widened to the whites, nostrils flared to breathe in as much input on the situation as possible. Hesitantly, he curves his neck to keep watching the potential offender as he skirts around it to slowly walk to me: his safety. To get to me, he must … Continue reading Trust

Knowing

I am here waiting for a sign that may never come-- impatiently. The divide between us is Time: a chasm uncrossable by any man, except through the journey of waiting. It corrodes and builds simultaneously, both intensifying sentiment and abolishing memory. Time is a paradox-- one I have never been able to understand or catch. … Continue reading Knowing

Beloved

Beloved, I have fallen (and am falling daily) for you--the Unexpected. I am playing the fool (by my overly logical standards). Falling, falling, falling Into feelings I never dreamt for myself. Every day brings a new component to this foreign feeling--being in love. One day it overwhelms-- uncontainable happiness overflows. One day it rests as … Continue reading Beloved

Chaos

It does not come calmly, It does not come gently-- It arrives Deafeningly, Agonizingly, Catastrophically, Instantaneously. In its wake it leaves Pain rippling through spheres-- Immediate victims and The relationships extending from them (Victimizing as many as able). It tendrils throughout-- Pervading through the whispering lies The Enemy utters to divide (The house so it … Continue reading Chaos