Anxiety: Dealing With Failure

Lately, it seems my anxiety has gotten out of control. There is an overwhelming fear that creeps in each time I try to accomplish a goal or try something new. Different thoughts take root in my mind, and they fester, like infected wounds.  What if I fail?  What if I do well, will their expectations…

Failure Failed Me

I used to love failureUntil it failed me one time too manyI was fineKnew what to expect at the endBut then Failure decidedIt was done with meThings started going rightOr wrongDepending on who tells itFailure left meShoved me on the road to successWith its high expectationsAnd senior intimidationDistraughtWas the best word to describe meFailureWas my…

His Need

He needed failureLike he needed airIt was the only thing keeping him aliveHis past was laden with forgotten pleasureOf his desireHis soul was a run-down carIn need of everythingWhile rejecting it all the sameHe was tiredTired of the hopeAnd LiesTired that his failureHad not led to his demiseHe wanted it all to endTo bid success…