Warnings always came in whispers Don’t Go Stop Stay Please No Yes Help Hush Wait Whispered warning signs of dread Breathed in silence in my head I still hear the silent screams in restless nightmares of my dreams Mother’s whispers through the mist Across eternities abyss Don’t Go Stop Stay Please No Yes Help Hush […]
it feels like she’s come too early summer/with her slatternly, gaping smile her too bright yellow view of the day summer/when some of us are broken our spirits crushed when all that is left are mud puddles and empty, hollow eyes.
I have a sweet friend who is caught in the spiral of depression I know that vortex I know that fear I know that pain I send you stardust and fireflies not long ago we lay awake until the small hours of daylight becoming almost one with our memories I miss your voice sweet lady […]
This time You gave me a Mountain It was a scorching Texas summer afternoon and I was in the pool. The water cold, taking the edge off what might turn into a tan once the sunburn healed…that never happened to me. Music was playing on the stereo on my balcony-three floors up. My bathing […]