A guy once told me that he couldn’t date me because I would become his obsession. I would consume him. His sense of self and worth. That I was too much druidess and not enough normal. That my mouth was temptation and he lacked willpower. Your eyes are liquid pools he said. I snorted in… Continue reading Man made
It died from the wrong kind of care the kind that inflicted too much pain that made life intolerable unlivable It sits wilted and judgmental in a white ceramic tray set on a jaunty angle at the far end of my dresser so it can bask in the afternoon sun that it no longer feels… Continue reading My Jade Plant has Died
I climb inside my mind to hide, to run from all the lights Bright and blinding So confining I relish solitude The peaceful rantings of my unmade mind Subtle and confounding They surround me with gossamer nets of happier times I am me Out of mind I cease to be Autonomously I am assaulted by… Continue reading The birth of possibilities
i’m weary of people dying – in god’s name i’m weary of living in fear – in god’s name i’m weary of children murdered – in god’s name i’m weary of mutilated women – in god’s name i’m weary of profit – in god’s name i’m weary – in god’s name imagine then how God… Continue reading in god’s name
I have slipped into incoherency as my brain struggles against the confines of my skull I feel it expanding pushing pulsating on the edge of reason it teeters on the precipice of insanity Inanity laughter resonates in the sticky parts of my mind I shake my head trying to dislodge it I only make it… Continue reading Equilibrium
Dusk paints shadows across his face Erasing all his softness and grace Sinister eyes shift under hooded brows black and flashing I glimpse the soul of a man undone and wonder if hope is lost
We ran the streets in a wonderland called youth daring life to knock us back. Laughing and taunting despair and heartache and thinking we were slick when the bullet missed the target. Never realizing the universe was playing the long game and no one gets out of life without first dying.