Stranger

My memory will fade like sun-beaten window stickers Barely legible but somehow still in attendance Lurking, twisting, peeling Peeling back layers upon layers of skin Scar tissue from way back when I thought what I thought I could handle Panic attacks breaking glass in the back of my head And I wait, oh, how I … Continue reading Stranger

Haunt

I have a universe beneath my skin. A rib cage harboring panic and love. Self-fulfilling, self-defeating prophecy. I never believed I could find my way up above. When the down below murders its way in. Attacking whatever was a sure thing. I was supposed to be something more. But I've been out of touch. I've … Continue reading Haunt

Lesser

The straight line drawn from you to me is blurred. But poor me, I have been burned. It's all in my head. Confusion, a flawed reality mocked and scorned by your delusion. Narcissism, self-deception, your downfall leaves you empty-headed. The shadows you swept me into became the place I called my own. Hone my strength, … Continue reading Lesser

Stray

My thoughts have been so elusive. Endlessly searching for some type of belonging. The damaged child grew into a broken man. With pieces missing, whole happiness stolen away. The slow hum of time has latched on to my sanity. Drawing out the thoughts that I am not enough. That I've never been, never will be. … Continue reading Stray