Let it Fall That glimmer of happiness in your eyes That burning energy in your core Why are these moments so few and short? That fevered smile and raucous laugh That need to give all of your best I see now, I see now This may catch you unaware But that shield you … Continue reading Let it Fall
The Knife No One Sees My cold steel armor, stands no chance against your arrows that fall sword and lance shatter on your barbed wall Defeated, I lay Accepting my fate Do as you must, mould me like clay Build me to be as strong as a mountain, or as fragile as a porcelain … Continue reading Poetry Time!!
Jeremy, my arch nemesis, is of course going to oppose me in this struggle to climb as many stairs as possible. Even in these last few moments, he still persists on undermining me as we race up flights and flights of stairs. We match each other’s pace perfectly. As the clock’s hand reaches midnight, I … Continue reading Just a Prompt #5
It was 2 nights in to the cruise where everyone seemed in love and passion filled the air when someone approached me. I silently praised her courage as she leaned on the railing beside me at the tip of the liner. Though I’m sure she can tell, from the dried tears on my cheek and … Continue reading Just a Prompt #4
That ache of longing, the pestering throb One product of all those hated flaws It hurts so much, you just want to sob But it won’t release you, from its claws That shuffling cowering walk A losing battle of that constant struggle Light and darkness, interlock An eternal war, that survives us all … Continue reading Insecurities (Poem)
You seeketh a time, where happiness flourishes You reach for a life that you can never attain Your eyes wander in all directions but forward Thou wounds of the past, a deeply woven pain A fool addicted, to his own fear of change
With all my might, I rip off the seal of the box and open it. At first, all I see is darkness, but slowly, I notice a slight motion at the end of the box. Backing away, not quite sure what to expect, I re-enter the safety of my home and watch as the darkness … Continue reading Just a Prompt #3