Break these heavy chains from off my wrists; shatter these restraints and burst my cysts. You've tied me down and pushed me 'round, to act like a Queen who's been self-crowned. Days have passed living beneath your authority, democratically contributing to us as a minority. Just a present-being begging for equality, but with no signs … Continue reading The Mountain’s Peak
A day like this will not be missed, until he lies next to his grave. Wishing for all the time that he'd tasted, yet in the midst of pain, laid waste to it. T'was a struggle like many others, under a blanket of self-doubt, he'd lay smothered. Second-guessing and re-contesting himself. Labeling himself as broken, … Continue reading -=He’s bro/ken=-
These days pass me by in a wild blur. I've been consuming loneliness for a destiny that's self-assured. ~ Yet my existence is still harmonious. ~ I've compiled the pieces of this broken heart, And attempted to reassemble it part by part. Yet, it's off to a slow start. ~ A sort of emotional numbness … Continue reading I Regard You Day By Day
A young boy grew up feeling incomplete, Raised in a family which shunned his identity, What mattered most was the family's conceit, To have one member be unique, was unprovoked obscenity. ~ He spent half a life-time hiding behind a mask; Just to feel loved and valued, was a Herculean task. Never allowed to have … Continue reading To Be Alone And Yearning
Laying on the ground, with my face in the dirt. I've been kicked while I'm down. I'm still strong, but I'm hurt. I could lay here in agony, For what feels like an eternity, But it's time to pull myself out from this plight. It's time to find my strength inside, To prepare myself for … Continue reading No More Mr. Nice Guy
There is a longing for a day that’s passed, Burning for a flame - extinguished, These rains have come and poured at last, So the flames we’ve fanned, relinquished.