The space in my head where there used to be words, is filled with cobwebs and dust bunnies. Where the stories would form up and battle for my time, abandoned hovels and fireplaces no longer lit, no longer smoking. It’s like my mind has left it to grow emptier, barren, all the characters, all their memories […]
Precipice To be free here a moment longer, dangling by my fingertips, my toes. Not the edge of anything I could touch, a world of colors of emotions of holding my breath. There is an aching, my fingertips my toes the rope is fire stinging with flames of ice of fear. I am only fog, […]
Temporary In the way that the flowers bloom upon their leaves, Like the wind rushing and rattling through the trees, And the sun and moon take their guarding turn, or the time that it takes for forest fires to burn, How the birds bring around the morning song, and the winter snow seems to stay far […]
Better I’ve seen the sun rise to the bird song When the darkness slinks away in silence As the dew drops glisten on silken petals I’ve seen the night give way to day. With air that dancing through rustling leaves Where the trunks creak and bend A bloody feather cardinal sings boastfully Witnessing the better […]
The Lifestyle I lead is one that I try to change for the better every day. It may be solitary and quiet, Filled with more books and papers than people, and more dog and cat hair than blankets. My time is spent with sweat on my brow, and my feet taking me to discover new worlds, I […]
None know the way to Neverland, For None leave its sparkling blue waters And none fly past that second star Nor remember whether it’s left or right.
I Control those that I wish to remember. Where I brand their worth into my skin, To carry them upon my shoulders, with me till the end.