Category Archives: Poetry

Confessions

Number One: You uncovered all the places of my soul that were so dear to me that I didn’t even dare to look at, and I let you. You wiped away my tears, and I let you. You became my crutches … Continue reading

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Tomorrow, I say tomorrow.

Tomorrow,  I say,  I will stop thinking about us. Tomorrow, I will throw out the last few pictures of you in the car, looking away from me, failing to realize how in love I was with you, failing to drive … Continue reading

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A Short Rune on Two Short Lives

Two brother laid their lives to rest on the same day Said the note from the younger: I seek to make life easier for everyone. I am not a good brother and I will never be so perfect as he … Continue reading

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Let Freedom Ring – And Our Voices Be Heard.

It’s the land of the free and the home of the brave.  We are not free. Where is our home? When did we stop listening to one man’s dream for this nation, shared by so many, the brave, the loving, … Continue reading

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It was midnight when I heard you pass Away into the sleepless night And when I died two hours after, No one was left to notice The undying memory of a soul alight Or the quiet and unbalanced fight.

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addiction

Read through the whole thing, then read it without the parentheses, then read just the parentheses. They tell me (I) “have hope,” that I am a fighter, (am) still worth saving. They tell me that (addicted) as I am, I … Continue reading

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To the boy we all grew up with

How I wish you could have seen how the whole world stopped for you when we were told of your death; How the birds just stopped mid-flight and the autumn leaves just froze even babies stopped crying; How you were … Continue reading

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