• (wind)

    I am seen but unheard
    Reticence is my policy
    When I walk, there is the rustling of leaves beneath my feet
    When I run, the howling of a wolf... more »

  • A Sinner's Prayer

    Now I lay me down to sleep,
    I pray the Lord my soul to keep.
    Heaven help me, don't forget
    The one who's falling into this.... more »

  • Angel Of My Hell

    Reaching out
    Heart cries tears of blood
    A fiery flood
    Where did I go wrong... more »

  • Anti-Reality

    You know that feeling
    Like you're not really there?
    Sometimes I just want to sit and observe
    And not be a part of life at all... more »

  • Better Weather Here Than Somewhere Else

    It's a Northern winter wonderland
    Happy couples walking hand in hand
    Department stores aglow with lights
    Christmas trees always in sight... more »

  • Butterfly Effect

    I strongly believe
    With all my heart
    That everything happens
    For a reason.... more »

  • Childish Wisdom

    Funny how
    Adults always seem to think
    That they're so much smarter
    Than kids... more »

  • Crooked

    There was a crooked man and he walked a crooked mile
    He found a crooked sixpence upon a crooked stile
    He bought a crooked cat, which caught a crooked mouse
    And they all lived together in a little crooked house... more »

  • Facade

    Strip me of my laugh, strip me of my smile,
    Strip me of everything I wanted to be;
    Strip me of my false pretense, and
    Then all you've got left is me.... more »

  • Fake

    Let's see you forget me now
    Let me see you make me cry
    Let me see you walk away now
    Make me just curl up and die... more »

  • Fallen Angel

    How do I say this?
    I guess I'll start out with 'thank you.'
    It's always seemed that I was never really able to explain
    How much you mean to me... more »

  • For Sam

    i want to be near you.

    i want to fall asleep next to you, a short catnap... more »

  • Forgiveness

    I didn’t know what to do.
    When you just showed up
    And said you were sorry
    I was shocked... more »

  • Grip

    I tried so hard to hold you back, but to no avail
    You slipped from my grasp so easily
    Sometimes I can't help but blame myself
    Maybe if I was only able to hold on a little tighter... more »

  • I Guess I'M Greedy?

    All I wanted was your heart.
    I tried so hard to be what you wanted
    I did everything for you, was everything just for you
    But still you pushed me away... more »

  • Inferno

    Fire, burning fire,
    Brilliant flames ablaze;
    Crimson, yellow, orange fire
    A wild and radiant haze.... more »

  • Monster

    Lift me up with all your lies
    Just to feed the beast inside
    Born to live, alive to die
    'Monster, ' they cry... more »

  • Ode To Blue - A Sonnet

    A color too deep for comprehension
    It is the hue of the bright morning sky
    The calmness it brings relieves all tension
    Such a happy shade, the tint of a sigh... more »

  • Outside

    When I die
    I hope that they'll bury my ashes
    And plant a tree there
    A strong tree that will grow tall... more »

  • Poetry

    What is poetry?
    Poetry is many things
    But there are far more things that poetry is not
    Poetry is not a style of writing... more »

  • Pretty Things

    Thank you, Lord, for pretty things.
    Thank you for ribbons, flowers, and rings.
    Thank you for all things shiny and bright;
    For fireworks shows that light up the night.... more »

  • Reckless Fury

    Running, flaming, chasing
    Watching the dust fly
    Feeling only anger
    Doesn't smile and doesn't cry... more »

  • Revelation

    The atmosphere has changed
    I think there's something going on
    I can sense it in the air
    And it chills me to the bone... more »

  • Rock-A-Bye-Bye

    Rock-a-bye baby, in the treetop
    When the wind blows, your cradle will rock
    When the bough breaks, your cradle will fall
    And down will come baby, cradle and all... more »

  • Still Alive In Spite Of It All

    Once I met a little boy
    Who'd hang his head and cry
    Once I met a widow's son
    Who watched his father die... more »