Maybe she'll find her way if she remembers that we started with nothing, and sees how hard I worked for us. ____________________ We had nothing, and that was enough. We showed everyone that we were tough. I fought to make things better, in love. You fought to escape. You want to be free, but it… Continue reading Pearls
This anomic wasteland was hostile...
Don't know what to call this, but I haven't slept. Sleep deprivation and emotional unfulfillment led to this. ____________________ My prayer was answered, to my dismay, You came home in disarray. Dismissed my feelings, you simply slept, Hibernated as I wept. It will get better, I tell myself, That's a lie I couldn't sell. Not… Continue reading Remnants
Another one from today. I've never written two in one day, but this has been a rough day. ____________________ You were here and I was there, Waiting for me to show that I still cared. You were there and I was here, Words had become my greatest fear. We've been dancing for years, Then the… Continue reading The Longest Dance
I wrote this earlier today. I don't want to go into detail, but this will probably never happen, and I'm devastated by it. ____________________ When do you bleed? What do you seek? Is there anything original about you? Why do you cry? Have you even tried? Do you do this so everyone thinks you're new?… Continue reading My Book
This is for a woman that I've wronged, but I know I can fix it when she's ready. ____________________ A little dinner, with lots of wine. I was hiding in plain sight. I led you on, and we had fun, We were on one crazy ride. A little time, we couldn't last, We grew up… Continue reading Realize
This is one of my favorites. It's another about the monster I was, but she was my equal opposite. ____________________ They cut out my heart, my ravaged soul. My entire existence, swallowed whole. I scavenged the ashes, my broken land, Crushed by the devastation, end at hand. They left me with nothing to start anew,… Continue reading Antithesis