Silent Warrior

There’s no expiration date on words Or the volumes they speak when written Passionately and proactively Used as spears against the calvary Swords against the horsemen And flaming arrows into the windows of hate I used to be bullied I used to be beaten But you don’t see me talk about it For what’s to […]

Between My World and Yours

Half-empty bottles litter the countertop And the floor cradles my drunk conquest She’s silently nestled In between this world and the next I watch, hardly consumed by the reckless And wonder why we push ourselves so far Our bodies collapse under constant pressure And minds wrangle with us to do well But drugs and drinks […]

You Only Know Who You Think I Am

Poetically cunning words leaving brains and hearts humming and while you’re eager to read on you only know who you think I am late night writes with Pete Wentz in my ears in attempt to ward off nightmarish fears but I put on a smile to cover it up so you only know who you […]

Autism Awareness Month Post Four: Things That Make Me Anxious

  As an Aspergian, anxiety is easily my biggest problem. From sudden things like a last minute schedule change to watching your city burn thanks to mindless thugs that the media deem “peaceful rioters”. Even things that I do regularly can be a source of anxiety, like my weekly Teen Art Council meetings. How people […]

Autism Awareness Month Post Two: The Puzzle Piece Is Derogatory

The puzzle piece is the most derogatory symbol you could give us as if we are broken as if we need a place and as if we are different stop treating us as if we’re a completely different race preach awareness until your lungs bleed but our strengths you never will see knowledge without wisdom […]