Not Tonight

Not tonight, I will write not now First the words will torment, Build in me like lava created By a to and fro motion; White warm lava that will leave Me with no choice but to release What is hidden in the folds of my Proverbial skirts in a flow Until then, good night, I will […]

oil & water

metal strings quiver, under your knowing fingers grazing on tightropes risking my oil heart to a great fall into the melancholic sea of your voice, refusing to sink immiscible fluids you and i like time and love never agreeing with one another never free for the other

Frosted

Salmon shirt, slumped I-don’t-care like Behind semi frosted  Glass that reveals nor hides Whatever stands behind (or In front of it) like that Salmon sole shoe that faces Me, speaks of what its  Master can’t; Furrowed brows concentrating  In the seek section The pout secretively frosted — Intermittently I feel an affliction Neither hidden Nor revealed 

baggage

i carried myself unwillingly  to a new place where i  swore to myself things will be different; I will be un-me! it’s cumbersome to carry 104 lbs  of unwanted baggage that  no one misses nor loves, but i suppose me— Have you ever hung on to something you thought would become valuable one day, and you’ll be rich? Ah, but never […]

frivolous matters

that moment when words fail thoughts haunt me echo of voices in lonely nights gently taunt me I think of ways to stop breathing I explore every dark  corner leaving footprints on the  dusty floor; i mark each option with a cross, rejecting then just accepting I am a coward, there and here  life is […]