These Empty Pages Feel No Pain

I look at empty pages  where the words should be  They gnaw at my being I can not write these feelings down  I can not face them  I am weak Do the strong wither with pages full of words Do they stand and face the wind  Do they scream at their fears I do not…

Writer’s Block

The words are stuck in my throat I go to write Nothing comes out Blank screens stare at me I should be writing Yet the words fail me The refuse to come Tears fail Depression sets in I try again Banging my head on the keyboard The words have fail me There are no poems…

I Have Found Inspiration

I’ve found inspiration at the bottom of an empty bottleLiquid courage they sayI am now no more courageous than I was beforeThe lines have blurredPoetry comes forthGushing from an unknown sourceI have finally found inspirationThe words just come to meI can feel my creativityI can write once moreAnother bottle is emptyAnd I’ve found inspiration once…

Bad Poetry

There are only bad poems in my headOnes that rhyme and talk about the deadI have no beautiful words to sayNo imagery to portrayI can write no longerAs my depression grows strongerThere are only bad poems in my headOnes about love and lossBetrayal at any costEven these words have no meaningThere is no deeper understandingNo…