My Escape

There is a ladder visible just to me, standing tall in a sea of my thoughts. It leads up and up into the sky where lies my escape. An escape from the silent shrieks of the inner me that have drowned behind my façade of smiles. An escape from the noise that falls on my…

Trembling Strings

Pull my strings but ever so lightly For what trembles make music Can create a numbing din That’ll bleed through your ears

Breathless To Music

As a lay in my bed last night embracing the solitude Music playing in the background as thoughts flood in A tune takes me back in time and my throat dries Before I can plan a counter attack, I am deep into it Left breathless and vulnerable in my very home I realize what power…

The Neon Life

As neon lights up the dark spirited corner of the street, painted faces begin to flood in. Music blaring at the DJ’s call and youth swaying in the musty room. With dizzy heads and lurching steps, they exit; not knowing whose arm they take. Spending bagfuls to live their wild fantasies for a night, they…