Fragile Pieces

I have taken a liken to my hands, to the way you left them. Mangled bruises but only on the surface.  Beneath you left me with tactile changes of my character.  I trace these lines to their source  And find they run much deeper than this feigning of disingenuous compromises Bent over the wrong way…

Fleeting Heart

Your love was fleeting  Always on the run  From one lover to the next  Never settling for the warm hugs Goodbye kisses Farewells A weeping that comes with separation  Tears running their own race Your love was fleeting  Discarded Left behind Reduced to shallow emotions called lust and desire  It seemed like you were running …

Music Of The Broken Soul

ShatteredBrokenBare-boned soulBeat me til I feel no moreTake the breath from my lungsWatch me suffocate on your affectionGround up tearsSprinkle with a smileLaughterStiflingWeep no moreFear the lightLet darkness drown meIn a cold worldThat feels no harmLet my chains hit the floorRing aloudListen to the music of a broken soul