Tag Archives: words

unheard confession

There are days that I hope for a quick end, silently begging for words from my only friend. She carries my heart in a locked box, leaving my chest filled with cold rocks. These days I wish for a quick … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

WTF did I just write?

Inspiration for writing has been kind of nonexistent lately, so I dug into my archives for old crap and found this from a novel I started writing in 2007. Every once in a while, I like to look at this … Continue reading

Posted in Fiction, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

influence

when you are in the room when you breathe to me even the air is an intoxicant and when you leave it is poison when I read you each letter like a grain of sand scratches my eyes ripping tears … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 16 Comments

effects

each word like a bullet pierces the skin of negativity and lets flow the silent rage each word like a smile warms my swollen eyes and lifts my heart above all pain each word like a whip crack stings my … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Why now?

I don’t know if I need to explain but due to the recent heavy rain and physical and mental pain my thoughts are locked within my brain The words are cargo on a derailed train I hope you can view … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

imagine a moment one night

clear night local alley cat complains to a street violin player’s refrains socialite’s teacup chihuahua yips along in time empty gelato dish and spoon float away on waiter’s hand silver crescent hovers reflected in my cup a hook on a … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

la estrella de las palabras

in the west, a star brillante potente elegante shining in the day a galaxy of words laid out before her each a star on its own she gathers and arranges and places them in the heavens fascinantes seductoras tentadoras constelaciones … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

One word 2

A simple one-word poem containing everything you need to want to make everyone’s lives as good or better than your own. Compassion

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

One word 1

A simple one-word poem containing everything you need to live life with the understanding that you are not the only person in the world who has problems Empathy

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Your words

Your Words Your words Embrace my anxieties and subdue them with wonder. Your words Send my mind down the rabbit hole of nuance and taunt me with echoes of possibilities. Your words pull back the curtain of my soul and … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Writing | Tagged , , | 6 Comments