25 Years Ago My Best Friend Wrote This…

Often times one looks back on the way they once were. This was written by my best friend in Middle School which for me was 25 years ago. The truth here can hardly be denied. I feel there is some resonance here and is in itself quite witty for an 8th grader to write. That…

Fighting Beasts

Some caustic method has found it’s way made me fight against a breeze setting my mind ablaze. I see in colors I’m no species where the weak fight to live in fear of no mercy as if some beast. The ill made perceptions came crawling in the night. As my eyes read such words I…

Brutal Honesty: Rebellion’s Trip

Storms around I look and see might as well be a raging sea. Look how I don’t go for the ground. It is routine the irreverence found. I’m a taught straight laced trip. Except for rebellion I do sip. It boils and tests my nerves. Maybe that’s what I deserve. Now you can see me…

Why All The Love Stuff?

In my lifetime I have been well versed in the deterioration of the human condition on this earth. My eyes have witnessed and my hands have practiced misgivings. I am no poet nor sage or anyone who possesses any secrets to living a better life. All I know is that on this sphere pain ruminates…

Truth Be Told…

True to the tune that flows from freeing feelings that I feel let commence healing. I delve to the depths that never reach surface; where eyes can see for those who hurt us. I feel the ever fleeting air leave as I begin rise. Panic pillages my lungs when I find I don’t hide. So…

Intimate View Of My Christmas Morn

I started up here. The zen from this special deck is captivating. Here you are master over this dominion with an extravagant view. We must enjoy our parts of the world that are under our control because life certainly is beyond our control. I seek calm and I would love to share this with you….

Why We Need Converse

How does that feel now? You said your heart dealt with this once before adore the spaces we have felt. I’ve never seen you so dressed presented bold like a phoenix in fire telling tales needed told. Why need we converse in this expanding universe where we find and unearth what we might call our…

An Honest Note

I’m a friend of the dark where in night I embark. All that is left now is part of a dark macabre heart. I’ll travel twisting roads even if danger I suppose does travel as I now go from the shadow exposed. I enjoy the same things I manage to make scenes in my mind…

Precepts Of My Aged Soul

Affixed to my center are scars from battles my heart has traversed on roads I’ve traveled. What venture for today do you have planned friend? You’ve got adventure all while I pray the day ends. My inner concepts free flow as I sip slowly a bottle while I know your plans call for you at…

Seeing Past Me

My attention span can make what I can stand so little so I look inside to become a better man. I’m so wrapped up in me that all else can tend be taken by a stiff breeze that which I shake off my sleave. Because everything fits in a box, I don’t like shit, which…

No More Goodbyes

Let us not say again goodbye anymore so store hesitancy away; let confidence grow. I’ve felt your energy with your audacious allocations you emit such sweet salutations. May rugged brittle ire, of angst that clamors, on cold lips turn warm from your candid candor. Release the doubt that has suffocated you in so that we…

Trust Issues

Your electrons fire quick, before the door closes fast, say something witty now so awkwardnesses don’t amass. You hide your head low now and your eyes don’t look here. Look now you coward fester from what I never got to hear. Weren’t you a pretty picture who knew my path here in hell? Are you…

Blaming The Reaper

They say look at him now how he tries to work words. Tell him he has no meter and his words, how absurd. He speaks as if he knows how a true poet feels bleed from the heart rhythm and now from lines come speed. I hear them they are right but I know not…

Charm In My Night

I am in a place where I sit to patiently wait for the sound of your voice’s call to resonate. I can admit my state is in a place where I find I am not enough to soldier on to fight. So I look for a light I know that you supply that drives you…

Embers

It is vanishing it is in a quick plume of warm smoke chokes as fumes rise above. The sight mysterious as it does disappear cracking and twisted noises reach my ears. Warmth emminates, my skin it does kiss. I do imagine life can be sometimes as this. On the street passing are faces facing pain…

Hollywood Shoes

Sashay you do it thousands of times during a single day. Hear music from admiration for so called sweet displays. *** Slip your stilettos on across the floor so soon? Magic dust flies up and I see you do not swoon. *** No daddy’s little girl could have commanded eyes into your precious reckless hidden…

Three Generations Together

Generations apart together making precious memories. Surreal such a scene is my grandmother and my niece. A mother who raised five children of her own sits next to a great-granddaughter and calm gentleness exists. So much of the world that my grandmother has seen is translated to beautiful scenes such as you now see.

Addicted

*** Never could I project a beautiful notion without such an innocently born devotion. It may indeed be the part of my brain addiction has known to be places I remain. Your thoughts are where there is solace, that slay the pain inside and do call us. To think ideas that become like addictions to…

Mystically Healing Eyes

My mind is vexed as traces left from her shimmering eyes take hold and mysteriously come forth to heal that which I despise. Where I saw her stand, front and center with a fiery display, was magnificent to behold; her energy lingers and over me sways. Suddenly I’m transfixed, suddenly I question myself questions, that…

If Only To Hear Your Voice

I would crucify what I hold dear, and worship you while weeping. I would do it effortlessly for you; for you supply my pain’s remedy. For your voice I’d give you dominion over my existence and loose myself. I’d leave what I find familiar and embark on your adventure. To discover the sounds of the…

Gears Of Mine

I was listening to the “Glitch Mob” when I thought of this. I’m heartbroken over the loss of a friend’s confidence in me but I was listening to the song, “Keep On Breathing.” Off of their album, “Seeing Without Eyes.” If you haven’t heard of the Glitch Mob, well now you have. It sounds better…

Sober Tendencies

I broke the book. Underneath I took an innocent look. It raptured and shook. Starving for more, as angels did emplore, turning to the door my mind did ignore. I reached for bottles earnestly in full throttle. For pictures of sanity I am not a lucid model. Softness is a drug, love a pill to…

A Sentiment For The Queen

I find that I despair in certain circumstances; cut scene, curtains! I may draw only what I see because real differs to me. I’m peculiar but I hate not; I won’t forget eyes I sought. The other day and last night, now the bough it breaks not. Told I did her truth in a note….

Consumed

Choked by the smoke entering in my throat this soul I do suppose when hurt examines close. Move on I must stepping, all the while not forgetting, to decline to the fretting I find myself in some settings. When my heart is fraught, consumed in doubt I’m caught, by vapor born brooding spots that blind…

Humble Pride

Constantly moving forward not hiding the pride that swells, from dousing flames, evaporating completely the vices that consume. Yet pride is a word reserved for lions; who devour the weak. Casting celebrations for conquering rancor I sip the nectar of victory while dining. I know better yet what would burn away the things which can…

Brain Therapy: My Disasterous Relationship Vol. 2

Shattering the silence, came your voice in night. Blinded by your nuances shine bright did your light. *** Rescuing my misdirection I ventured after my journey through this twisted existence scorned by my own learning. *** That the world forgives not those weak and who’re fraught by misfortune of their own and by things they…

Where Time Is Never Returned

I have been there. Aghast with shock and horror. In cages I’ve found myself. The floor I laid there many morrows. Pits of despair where men would seemingly bury each other. For amenities that would fancy even kin who disavow their brothers. For cages of steel and iron change the perception of the mind. Linger…

A Sight I’ve Never Seen

My fierce love, you radiate strength. My fierce love, this day I do think. That if I were not to see you again I would die, my rot would begin. You throw blades with your eyes a glow. Making the world seem to move so slow. Life is fast and demands a tough skin so…

Resurrecting Vision

I heard what you said now it moves my head birthing ides I do dread. My heart is empty fed. Once you did hypnotize back when I was surprised by your wit you supplied in times when others lie. My enchantments blinded the fact you are divided, of which you had decided, at the very…

Thrills Love Can Be

I want to try to bring others to intently sing this and that everything that passion careens. For the depths that rise passing from feet to eyes leave us wholly surprised; bringing to us love alive. Though love is but states of mind we tend to create when we drown self hate we need others…