Ophelia’s Mijo

by Troy C. Thomas

This time of year for Americans is one of fantasy and folklore. For some it’s Halloween, but for my Mexican family this is the time for honoring and the rememberance of our ancestors. Dia de los Muertos. I’ll be honest, we never celebrated this holiday growing up in my family. But the theme was always…



Life Goals

by Troy C. Thomas

If I needed you could I depend on you ? If so why can’t we make it on a forever basis? I know there have been some complications Some blemishes on my artwork My actions have caused some deep hurts But I am a reformed thief I no longer steal hearts I want to treat…



Intentions

by Troy C. Thomas

The universe works in a mysterious way. There are certain occurrences that arise and we have no words for how and why they happened. But that they were just meant to be.   One part of Breathe Love is community work. One part is hosting events. Sometimes we mesh them together. Overall Breathe Love is…



Breathe Love HEMATITE

by Troy C. Thomas

Hematite is a special stone. It is known as the stone that grounds, stabilizes and protects. It strengthens our connection with the earth, creating a calmness much like being in nature. It can be used mentally to stimulate concentration and focus, enhancing memory and original thought. Also it can be used emotionally to focus energy…



Breathe Love SELENITE

by Troy C. Thomas

Selenite is a very powerful crystal. It is a stone of mental clarity, it enhances the minds flexibility, strengthens decision making and helps clear mental confusion. Selenite is said to help dissipate feelings of inadequacy, jealousy, doubt, fear and negativity. Selenite is a cleaning/charging stone. It will help clear and amplify other stones that are…



I…

by Troy C. Thomas

Eye wish eye was not afraid to die Eye could be in on the front line with a nine Screaming “did evil pig die” But eye cannot Eye have to make it home My kid would be mad at me Eye wish my baritone had the rhythm of your favorite song So that it would…



IRON

by Troy C. Thomas

It was just another Tuesday At least that’s what he thought Responding to a text message from the night before started an exchange that would last for hours To him the trading of text between former lovers seemed harmless The back and forth of pleasantries was effortless She inquired about his day was going So…



A Dā

by Troy C. Thomas

You’re triumphs have baggage…   We are not a footnote in the story Someone obviously forgot to tell you we  are a main in character The underdog The protagonist on a continuous journey to find itself The costar that the viewer loves and hates to cheer for It can be quite confusing So we tiptoe…



A Dedication to You

by Troy C. Thomas

Sincerity Welcomed sexual vulgarity Third eyes synced Can communicate with no speak Always thinking about you So good to me it makes me want to be true Schoolyard crush type Fantasize about our late nights We’re very different, But together we’re very alike I have cravings for you like my favorite dish Once we bonded…



King On A King

by Troy C. Thomas

Under a blue glow I reflect on what I once was And the things that I used to do It’s amazing how that curveball from life can knock you off course Now I’m in a cocoon Impatiently patiently waiting for my rebirth But who will I be? I have to ask myself This journey has…