Pareidolia

Today, I saw faces on the walls Long noses and piercing eyes. I cried along with the tears of another. There were no sounds to call my own Like a silent movie without a plot They moved like people. Fickle and foul beings fumbling through life These silent stares bore holes into my soul. Blank…

She Fell

She shook  For lack of emotion Had ejected her into reality  Tumbling  Falling from grace  The doubt grew  Flying with wings of uncertainty Never knowing what her purpose was  For the fear of falling She would fall Mercilessly  For the wrong person  On two occasions Once in her prime  And another when the world had…

Caged Bird Dreaming

Tonight he sleeps beside me Eyes closed  Breath even Low murmurs Shaking He’s aware of his surrounding Even when his eyes are closed He sense ill-intention Startled awake  By a strangers’ desire He rushes back to life Knife in hand  Ready His lonely heart keeps beating Trapped in a cage of fear To keep this…

Winding Road

Down this winding road I go Teetering on the edge of life  Lost between a lover and a memory  Oh how I wish to forget  Sweet words with no meaning Empty promises left on my doorstep I must confess  I was the one who ran away  Down a winding road Between the now and the…

Crimson Delight

Crimson in the night  Blood runs deep  Take flight Less they come for your head  Oh monster within Be quiet now Cravings  Shush, be still The audience is up on us Their eyes watch for weakness Like hungry beasts looking for prey Gnawing at the strings of life Bent on destroying what I hold dear…

My Life Is A Dark Room

My life is a dark room Be careful where you walk Whisper less you wake my demons Be mindful of your speech  Whithered thoughts  Make less of a person  Than fears do  Tell me now  What do you seek in my darkness  What do you hope to gain My life is a dark room And…