Poetry

Tree

Not a Stem Could Remain

They cultivated a compelling covenant Forcefully forged from respect received A special someone sought a salvation song Which required redemption from their angry seas. Feeling such soothing, sensational strength As

Society

Society Rapes

Chills all over as Society rapes Hard knee on my neck Disbelief on my face. Murder feels in the air tonight Oh Lord please help us Flash of badge, then

Chaos

Two Good Reasons

I would have protected you From your desires Dropped a kilo of water On your burning fire. To have a friendship Till the end of days With someone who fathoms

Bear

Synthetic Soot

They want me to break As they lie in wait They lay out their snares They empty their freight. But what they don’t know Is I see them there I’ve

Dive Deep

The Pulchritude of Pressure

Just to let ya know girl I had to let ya go girl Now my world has all the diamonds Now my world has all the pearls. But don’t be

Chess

Chess With Our Pain

I didn’t want to hurt you So I changed the game Withdrew to my cave Played chess with our pain. In moments of torment When emotions embraced I ran that

Dirt

She Became Dirt

She became dirt As roots permeated what once was skin Arterial walls turned epidermic Past epidemic proportions as light drew thin. Her sweet taste of sugar Which formerly electrified my

Wave

Crashing Wave of Pain

That resolute crashing wave of pain That elusive sorrow gone for now So I wait for the next distinctive one Not knowing what, when, why or how. I’d not known

Hollow Man

Casual Capitulation

Can rash reality reboot reconciliation? Can we casually capitulate with no causation? It seems soul sisters have scribbled our sin Jotting jaded judgments with policy and pen. While irritating influencers

Girl on Peer

Heel

They voiced their disdain and deemed her flighty With pleas for placidity in a judgmental spree Lay down your munitions you myopic milksop As I urged the eyes of their

Sitting Alone

When Butterflies Ascend

She said she’d understand She said she’d be my friend But broken hearts can lie When butterflies ascend. When feelings make no sense They strike at speed of sound They

Fetters

Down in a Pit

I know what it’s like to be down in a pit Spit on Shit on Told to go sit Face in a corner Nose on the wall Eyes to the

Psychedelic

The Pain Was Me

She brought the pain But the pain was me I tried to run Can’t you see? I couldn’t escape Cause’ the pain was me I headed west For pacific seas

Lioness

Bring the Key

You can carry the key in your jaded heart But the lock is affixed to my heavy chains Which are bound securely around this neck Forcing my fate, dipped in

Scream

All Your Rage

I want so much to understand you Assuredly there has to be a better way I visit a thousand conflicting perspectives Every disquieted, delicate, discouraging day! When this cycle spins

Abstract Man

Existential Thresh

I pissed my pants yesterday Transcendent dance Time to play. Shit myself with no control Demons released Reset and go. Dentition disaster with vacated mouth End is near Nutritional drouth.

Fox

Vixen

A vixen? A snake? A lady? Maybe. Jaded. Conditioned. Mighty. Quite likely. Mysterious. Magic. Dark. A shark? Pride? Love? Or hate? She rapes. It tears. It binds. It nips. It

Cards

Gambit

Abandoned, in my time of need Left to walk alone. And they ponder my ghostly stride Gone. Now it’s way too late for them to atone. They pulled out their

Couple

A Kiss Overdue

I wanna free fall from a thousand feet Hit the ground so hard there’s nothing left Or get blasted into a fiery furnace Burn up in flames in a solar

Hand Puppet

Walk of Life

We traversed a great plain My pup and I. Saw God’s creation Cool fog fell from high. We passed a dead roach With broken heart disease. My pup sniffed his

Flame

How Blessings Look

I kneel down before you Our foreheads together Nothing else matters We’ve shed every fetter. Close your eyes friend Imagine the tragic Now watch the shapes shift It’s spiritual magic.

Shining Light

I’ll Be Somewhere

When it all goes down girl And you realize I’m the only one who cared Please come find me I’ll be there. You can pray to God Through our spiritual

Ladder

Forlorn Caper

Watch me closely girl so you can decide Whether I’m worthy of your judgmental scorn. Either I pass your test or I’m filthy dirt Not worthy to be walked on

Connected

Spiritual Thing

Like it or not We’re now connected in some spiritual thing It’s deeper than you or I or any earthly spring. It’s more powerful Than admiration, love, or even lust