angry words stab like a sword get out of my face a quiet anger vitriolic haunting please yourself a fine line between love and hate you ripped my heart out my lover my tormentor how could you be so cruel? shattered broken humiliated I didn't deserve this with clenched fist and gnashed teeth no longer … Continue reading The Fall and Rise of Me (2013)
I am not a rag doll you can use (and abuse) then toss aside when you're done playing. It doesn't work that way - at least not in my world. I gave you nearly everything. But I tell you this - you will never take my soul. So play your games have your fun. As … Continue reading Raggedy Anne I Am Not (2013)
tulips are blooming hyacinth, daffodils opening to the sun. cold frosty hostility broken by the cheerful chattering of parrots in the living room calling the dog. boxes stacked in the spare room ready to move no more tears my soul's well has gone dry
Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words. ~Robert Frost
Cavernous. This distance Between us. It wasn't always This way. The halls echo. The sound of silence Is deafening.
if it doesn't come bursting out of you in spite of everything, don't do it. unless it comes unasked out of your heart and your mind and your mouth and your gut, don't do it. if you have to sit for hours staring at your computer screen or hunched over your typewriter searching for words, … Continue reading So You Want To Be A Writer by Charles Bukowski
Twenty-three years later, we are STILL not listening... The world, it seems to me, has become quite deaf, if not dumb. No one appears to be listening to anyone else. We talk just to hear our own voices, turning a (nearly) deaf ear on the cries of our home - the planet earth. Which, due … Continue reading Hearing Loss (1989)
I guess I've got my freedom. From what? they ask. From you. It came with a price. One I can't yet pay - not that money has anything to do with it. People say talk is cheap, but it isn't. It cost me you.
Stop It!!!! You're sucking the lifeblood out of me.. I worked too damn hard to let you bring me down. Get some guts! Life on life's terms. Actions have consequences... Face Everything and Recover... Or.... Fuck Everything and Run... I'm done running.