Kathryn Smith : Writing

For Charlie

For Charlie

A Story by Kathryn Smith


You cannot fully love unless you fully love God.And when you fully love God, you will understand what true love is.When you know what true love is; yo..
Break Through

Break Through

A Story by Kathryn Smith


All day I waitedSitting in the new spring sunWarmedUnder blue cloudless skyMy favorite kindI tried to heal my sicknessBut it never waveredTonight was ..
Go

Go

A Story by Kathryn Smith


Do not be afraidGo to himAnd you shall be lovedGo to himAnd he shall be healedGo to himAnd you shall not perishGo to himAnd love will prevailGo to him..
You

You

A Story by Kathryn Smith


It has been monthsAnd I cannot shake you awayYour presence lifts my spiritI can feel your gaze on meAndI want to flyRun to youI want to walk with youS..
Scars

Scars

A Story by Kathryn Smith


One day in May after mass he approached me...and I was so excited..Because all I had ever wanted was a man of God.After all, a man of God would be som..
Dear Megan

Dear Megan

A Story by Kathryn Smith


Dear Megan,I wrote you a quick letter the day before March 6th; The start of Lent: Ash Wednesday. Since then...I've had a bit of a growth spurt.Someth..
Visions

Visions

A Poem by Kathryn Smith


I had a vision of you and IThe white window was cracked open4 walls delicateyellowMorning dewoutsideBirds signingBreeze whisperingAgainst our skinNigh..
Trapped

Trapped

A Story by Kathryn Smith


I try and write about youBut I amTrappedI try and avoid youButI am stillTrappedWaitAnd when I put on my dressesYour knees will buckleOur skin will wan..
Secret

Secret

A Story by Kathryn Smith


I writhe in my bedHe said it was an ugly placeFull of ugly peopleUgly atmosphereBut when his own ugliness hurt meI went to the placeand foundbeautyesp..
Reckless Love

Reckless Love

A Story by Kathryn Smith


Dear Megan,March 6th is still very fresh in my mind.It is etched like a tattoo.And it's strange to get flashbacks and realize how long ago it was...He..