Without a Word

Without a Word

Sorry I left, Walked away, No explanation, Only silence I wanted to tell you ...Goodbye I wanted to explain ...Why But then I couldn’t. You always stood A head taller You always spoke A little louder You were the planet I orbited Your gravitational pull Your magnetism...

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The Asylum

The Asylum

I know this place I know these streets I know the weather The back of my hand I know this house I dream of it at night The halls and walls Untouched by time I know how to enter Camouflage my wings Submerge 'neath the abyss And live without air It’s a rigorous routine...

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Warning Label

Warning Label

Oh... Didn’t you see my warning label? The waiver form on my skin? The fine print running down my spine? Beneath the pervasive knot in my neck- And my rather large, buxom backside? It tells the story of me. Not elegant and graceful Smooth and refined No. Bumbling and...

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Love Letter to The White Coats

Love Letter to The White Coats

Hello Heinous human being In your white jacket Collecting virtue from the devil's arse Serving the medical machine -god of human sacrifice Only sick fucks and bags of dicks need apply So that- When I walk into your office Dread swelling in my gut Staring at your...

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A Funny One

A Funny One

She’s a funny one It’s true The faces Remarks, antics Maybe no one will notice Broken parts Missing pieces Never quite right. But such a full, ready laugh Mischievous Fun, silly- For her time in the light. Broken things Stay on shelves In the shadows Why? Why are some...

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The old god

The old god

The old god The one from the sky And moldy pages Peculiar stories Conflicting accounts How did you get back in? When the doors were locked, The windows sealed... How did you find this pulse? Crawl back under this skin? Sink your teeth back in? How ever did you find...

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I Saw You

I Saw You

I pretended, spared your pride Never whispered to the neighbors I never accused you Pointed the finger Played dirty or strung you up I didn't ask questions Interrogate you Put up walls or play games So you saw me as small Insignificant And you dismissed me Little by...

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How the Villain is Made

How the Villain is Made

The villain is not made In darkness and shadow But in light, stark and burning From the angel, the saint, the hero Fallen stars, all And we among them The one day our tongue lashed The one day we snapped The one day we bled Forget the masterpiece We got human on it...

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Unsent Letter

Unsent Letter

How sad How misfortunate How tragic As I stand outside these walls As I see the world, alive The forest, untamed The sky, so colorful The landscape, so vast You'll never know Never taste Never see Your walls, man made Erected around your mind Your soul will never take...

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