Pull me down I want to be Each key on a piano. Sink me deep Below the ruins of shipwreck And far below, down to the ocean floors. Close my eyes I need to be the rich cool piano notes That perfuse dry humid air. To dampen, to shower To be the … Continue reading Trickle
Such hopeless times we live in When birds chirp but it's only beautiful for a second When dogs howl but it's only sad for a minute. I'm sorry, excuse me. Really,where did life go? How do we sit here waiting? Waiting as though there never was fire. Hear the children They play and sing, laugh … Continue reading Hope
When you have flashbacks Of the many times you fell, drowned or were walked all over Try. Not to tear up. Take a minute To do plank and breathe in and out. Once your blood flow feels normal again. Mind knows you're strong. When its considering the facts it knows it's silly to cry . … Continue reading Win
While I was at the airport on my way home, I wrote thank you letters to my parents. I guess I wanted to start this thing where near or around my birthday I want to write letters to my parents. Twenty-four isn’t a special age, but just like dad always says, “create your own world”. … Continue reading 24
Happens every time. No matter how slippery or elusive the ring chains are connected There is always a sense of loss when they break. I hope her twenty-one hour flight back to her home is safe I pray that she will be blessed tremendously I’m thankful that she was a great roommate. We meet the … Continue reading Fleet
I ask and beg God and ask some more that He’ll help me get a job. There’s a long pause. I open my eyes and look at the palms of my hands. There’s a mic, and there’s a pen. I don’t have a job, even though I’ve been praying for so long. So I look … Continue reading Palms of My Hands
What if my grave has millions and millions of gold nuggets. What if I keep walking till I walk down into the box What if it’s so full of everything I’ve always wanted. What if all I’m doing is chasing air. What if none of it ever comes true?