He said he didn’t care
whether I lived or died.
I said, “me neither.”
I said, “you win.”
The moment a fool says something to you out loud - don’t mistaken it for anything but yours. Take it, break it, bend it, twist it any which way you please, lover. Use the...
Crossing The Water
Black lake, black boat, two black, cut-paper people.
Where do the black trees go that drink here?
Their shadows must cover Canada.
A little light is...
I’m a stoner with a heart
murmur and no health insurance
but each night I sit down, light up
wait until the blue hours are gone
and when I say this
out loud I’m ashamed
Steeled against grey sky,
The black wings flapped, and all men
Wished they ruled the air.
Dangerous Dreamer [Poetry]
Mortals look up at the dear dreamer
And see all the ways she shines
The stars seem to kiss her skin, then streak
The ink stained, bleeding sky.
i break from the norm
and slip an arm around an old friend
gripped from the start
playing the lead actor
in this play of sorts.
searching for reasons
This room is a mess, papers strewn everywhere, dust laden and yellowed. I keep everything in boxes or at least I try to keep everything - memories, transient thoughts, notions,...