Freedom!

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about freedom.  Cheers! I am free. I have removed the chains of my fear. The chains that weighed me down. I have removed the chains of my fear. And I am free. I take a hesitant step forward. I stumble but I don’t fall. I take a...

#ME TOO

What does #ME TOO mean?  It’s raising awareness of the fact that sexual abuse is very prevalent in our society.  #ME TOO means that me too has been sexually abused.  As a very young child by my babysitter. An American film producer has just been exposed as a...

Love you have found me…a poem.

  Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about love.  It’s for a chapter in her first book called Martha.  Cheers! Love you have found me. Is it true love?  Only time will tell. I dare to open my heart. My heart lays vulnerable on the ground. Be still my beating...
The echos of my soul…a poem.

The echos of my soul…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about friends.  Cheers! I stand alone. I face my illness alone. But no!  You are there my friend. I can say to you things about every day happenings. I can say to you what I can’t say to others. I can reveal to you my deepest...
Friends…a poem.

Friends…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about friends for her first book Martha.  Martha is needing a friend.  Slowly Martha is trusting again.  Slowly she heals.  Cheers! Oh my friend I miss you. Suddenly I need you more than ever. My family is still important, But I can’t...

I fear…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem for her book Martha.  Sorry I didn’t post on the weekend!  I lent my computer to my daughter.  Terrible!  I survived.  Cheers! I stand before my fear. My feet firmly planted on the earth. My heart strong.  My back strong. I stand...

Friends…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about friends.  It is for her book Martha.  Cheers! I want to tell you everything. But how can I friend? I first have to know how you’ll react. My secrets are so dark. It will help me heal to tell you. Do I dare?  Will you...

I love…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar writes a poem about love.  Her blossoming love.  Cheers! I love.  I dare. What will it bring me. Pain and despair? Love and warmth? Safety and protection? Somehow I think that if I love then I am protected. This is wrong. If I love, I have warmth...

Courage…a poem.

Meredith Gibraltar shares a poem called Courage…it is for her first book Martha.  It hints to some of the dilemmas she faces on a daily basis.  Cheers! I fear.  I stand. I stand before my fear, scared. It takes all my courage to face my fears. I face my fears...