Poetry

Sanity

When the silence starts to scream, when the pain starts to demand, I search for a crowd, one that can distract the deafening silence.

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The Perils of the Business World

I touched upon my entire anatomy of silver ribbons and glittering intentions and deep black tar of unidentifiable insecurity without first...

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I, Prey

He smiles, kissing her many scars, dark eyes paying them homage. Making different memories, she prays for acceptance. That she will not...

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Never Heard From You Again

Once he was gone... once my world came to a screeching HALT... you were gone with everyone else - and it was silent.

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Becoming Violet

There is a number, a precise hour, minute, second between the sun's revolving door and the moon's sparkly shine when the world grows quiet...

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Silent Sky

I hear the breath of the earth surround me as mud bubbles pop they sound like the tension released between my own two tucked in...

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Geraldine

there is a danger to dismissing history and we will be the price bloodied face-down folded over ourselves

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Political Peace No.1

Alive in a gilded age of silver-tongued wordsmiths well-versed in hypocrisy and greed, our deaths before sunset transverse transsexual...

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The Chameleon

She makes magic with her warm colors, and lets us play with our creativity.

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The Wonders of You

for my part I don't deserve you but yet you believed in me before I believed in myself and on one trembling knee I am humbled by your...

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Definitions

I think my love language is all of you it does not even exist to write it down. I do not know how I function with my guts pulled apart by...

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1922

She said she never had boyfriends. But she also said something about a tulip growing in her garden of daisies – some unplanned...

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Running For My Life

I couldn't sleep anyway There was nothing else to do with my rage and sorrow no one believed me - everyone hid in the shadows of shame I...

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Antipode

Wan cheeks stare at the window palm trees sway and break in the tornado of passion

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Forever In Neverland

I am sorry. I am sorry that you held on to faith, I am not a believer, I have no allegiance other than the one forged by pain, with...

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The Secret in the Blood

I hear the constant ticking of the clock. My reality is at a standstill. When will the results come back from the lab? Why is it taking...

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When Words Fell

Verse gleaming bright, imbued with might

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Flora and Fauna

I break character through dynamic vocals and stray fingertips. The beach looks like me, sometimes: grainy, abundance of free speech,...

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Knife Throwing Eyes

Latent behavior of unsatisfied desires can lead one way or another And only in the still of the night can the true...

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Peaches

i know, at least, that she was ripe full of not a hardened pit like me for so long but hopes that began and ended seven times over

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“Captain, My Captain”

Next time don’t lie When you sit close and sigh You’re married already So forget going steady

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A New York City Love Story

Hindsight is not 20/20. Hindsight is God allowing you to never forget what you or someone else massacred.

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He Just Dropped Two Tabs of Acid

“It feels like you’re inside my body,” he whispered and squeezed tighter and tried to meld two into one like lonesome clumps of...

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The Jacket

The ruthless cold shakes my being, flooding me with memories, reminding me of the days I walked naked, freezing to death by my...

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Dreaming of an Independence Day for Her

her liberty to love herself her liberty to have a choice when it comes to her body her liberty to age

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You. There. Now.

They pause long enough to kiss under a tree whose limbs are bursting with grandchildren.

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