Under The Cover of Dark

I sit alone at the table The table is alone with my thoughts My thoughts are alone with a knife The knife is alone with my fingers My fingers are alone Under the table Could it be scissors this time Or acid. I’ve swallowed bleach. As a dare from a friend, a choice To be … Continue reading Under The Cover of Dark

Did I Kill You (Again)

did I kill you again did I wrestle from you what you died to gain did I kill you again walking on eggshells, desperate not to hurt both of us are already broken in parts we’ve been beaten, failed experiments someone wanted us to become new instead we just became again I walk the nights … Continue reading Did I Kill You (Again)

Totally (Not) Fine

the monotonous hum of mechanical fan cold air pricks bare skin illuminated by the grace of sunlight spiderling revealing, disease prohibiting sunlight there’s a cobweb to my right an old friend drops in to say hello only seven legs, unfortunately , and I wonder how he chooses to press on marvelous I take to the … Continue reading Totally (Not) Fine

Roaming Rebel

tethered to family to work to future to borders unlike you roaming and curious freelancing and innocently delirious floating in the ethers of heaven and earth unlike me you’re not battered by expectations I told you I adored your inner rebel, no fucks given, none taken, one finger to the sky you’ll find your own … Continue reading Roaming Rebel