Emptiness

What fills the emptiness in your life? You’d be lying if you say you never feel empty. I’d be lying if I say there is no emptiness in my life. I open eyes in the morning to another day of pointless breathing. I look at the scars on my arms that sing songs of my…

In My Memories

A house full of memories I will leave behind to make memories in a new home. My giggles will echo long after I am gone. My scent will remain on the pillow and my voice in the twirl of the wind chime. I’ll remain in the photo frames of the wall. I’ll leave my touch…

The Invisible Prison

The beauty of nature mesmerizes me Pulls me to it But something stops us from uniting It’s a wall My eyes look for it but I see nothing Yet it surrounds me Like an invisible prison caging me I am trapped The sight is still soothing but am not at peace I wonder why It’s…

Slipping Away…

I stare at the waves touching my feet. They wash away small shells from the blue depths. In a trance I take a handful of sand and watch it slip away. Grain by grain it leaves my hand as if it were never there. The tighter I hold on to it, the more it escapes….

I See It

There’s a longing in your eyes I see it in your blank stare I see it when you lower your eyes I see it in the tears you hold back There’s sadness on your face I see it in your unsure smile I see it in your forced laugh I see it when your lips…

Hollow Of A Dark Night

In a world of desires I stand cracked but firm Holding my roots strong, hiding my inner squirm Turning a deaf ear to the sinful pelting of life Wearing a brave face, hiding my personal strife What lies ahead is beyond me to unravel But I will still walk the path on painful gravel Towards…

The Empty Swing

No shouts of joy, no shrieks of broken toy… An expanse of uneasy silence filled the air.. Where once sat a boy, brimming with a smile so coy.. The roped ride felt so heavy, devoid of his weight… Now he is not here to annoy, to laugh at his own ploy… The wetness in the…