A Certain Stillness
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The truth is in the after-glow.
Is there a reason?... more »
my thoughts and emotions
all night all night
I toss them around
all night all night... more »
All Over Again
I felt real again
in touch and part of this world
when optimism dropped in... more »
Almost safe inside my sanctuary -
it's not that I'm afraid of solitude.
Yes, there is loneliness, but why delude
myself? In my heart, I must stay wary.... more »
I've tried to earn a living. What a joke.
Had fewer breaks because I would not smoke.
I've typed too many lists of licence plates,
And been in a few paralytic states.... more »
stretch like lycra
across the span of years
decades... more »
I think it through
then analyse the analysis
dissecting remembered conversations... more »
And That Is All
Not even as good at anger anymore
Thoughts of vengeance
Convert the hurts
Into more complex hurts... more »
Another Boring Poem
I run out of dull “updates”
for Facebook and Twitter –
so I write boring poems, like this one, instead.
Yes, you already know that I suffer from migraines –... more »
Take me, break me -
Sincerity, in reality,
seems too much... more »
Leaves turn to gold, bronze, copper, burgundy.
It still feels warm, but sometimes there’s a chill
In the evening air. We wait until
The leaves begin to tumble from the trees.... more »
before I return the childhood memories
to their dusty
maybe I will write my... more »
Bouquet Of Multi-Coloured Roses
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But I Don'T
I fear abandonment
So much that I can't function... more »
here... more »
can't hoop jump
don't have very much
to say... more »
around and around
on the carousel
around and around... more »
Cash Machines In Walls
The seasons still revolve.
Night melts into sunrise.
We endlessly evolve.
Truth punctures lies.... more »
Colours Of Pain
soothed by amethyst skies... more »
is a game of consequences
at each point
at which I could have said... more »
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I scrape my motivation off the floor –
Pretend that I can face another day.
I might appear to go on as before,
But am not really here. What can I say?... more »
Destination: Lower Than Low
when you think
that you have hit
rock bottom... more »
Meet their disappointing daughter,
with her disappointing ways.
They would oh-so-love to humour her,
but it really never pays.... more »