Mr. Rogers

Mr. Rogers

Watch out for Mr. Rogers. The perfect neighbor. A ready smile, A friendly wave, Always happy— To help someone in need. A pillar of the community, Oozing sticky-sweet warmth. He WILL win you over. The toughest of converts. He’s on a mission from God, So it’s important...
The Narcissist’s Haunting

The Narcissist’s Haunting

If only I believed in demonsThen maybe I could exorcise you Hungover from another visitWithout a single drop of alcohol Head poundingStomach in knotsUnease wracking my nerves Wasn’t it enough that I lost myself to youNow I watch it on replayAnother wide-eyed...
The Final Exorcism

The Final Exorcism

It was never hatredOr angerThat turned me stoicHard and coldUntouchableLike a statue But a sort of madnessGrowingGerminating inside meThe tug of warWith your clawsOn my flesh, so pliable It was the little thingsThe passing thingsSpoken, here and thereBenign, innocuous...