Closed In

Here, the journey’s end Or has it even started? Sure, now there’s a bed Large and empty like these valleys More than not wish I was dead Hung from the galley Will likely never find love, never be happy My mistakes are too many, too damning Only a few ask, I barely manage Consequence ofContinue reading “Closed In”

Mountain to Mountains

Heard an Ancient say Not too long, the other day All that can be seen, all that can be known Merely Spirit of the Times The Depths not shown. And yet, alluded by nostalgia Aphrodite’s charm, Went to see a former lover (Of half a decade) What’s the harm? We spoke of much, enjoyed eachContinue reading “Mountain to Mountains”

The Fool/ Hero’s Journey

Yesterday for tradition Saw fossils of my family, outside of Former lover’s jurisdiction. They laughed as they called me a fool, And like the fool who makes the journey to God, I bore it. I did not speak up save for matters of race. How could I describe the tasteless taste? Not the type toContinue reading “The Fool/ Hero’s Journey”

Imparting Realization

How many quotes Dead awakened folks Longed to share this gift, Blessed mystery? Wherever I go, Always within/next to me Wish I’d known then She never wanted me, just wanted men Midwest dream soon end Only my ex lover has the divine seed Continue the work, old darling Sorry I was drunk on my greed.Continue reading “Imparting Realization”

Numbered Days

My breaths are labored Punctuated by a cough. I’d started tending to the neighbors Everyone in Indiana just scoffs Meditation is the practice of death Funny thing I’d count my breath. I was dishonest to the one I loved In the name of greater from above. Now, bereft of both, My foolishness comes full circle.Continue reading “Numbered Days”

Fear of Degeneracy

I know so,e travelers who Want me to move thousands of miles away from you I’m so afraid, you don’t even know I feel apathetic, rotting in the womb All I’ve never known has been scarce (My lungs only barely seeing air) I’m afraid to rot like those minds Have you met me? Have theContinue reading “Fear of Degeneracy”

Beloved

Longing I remember when you played this song I remember waiting aeons long Your face changes now and then I still don’t know who you are I still wonder how far.. I’ll be moving cross country soon If i saw you, would we swoon? Do I have to await another Full moon? When your appearanceContinue reading “Beloved”

Daisy

of the Ancestral Garden I should have stayed distant, stayed ardent.. But glad to be of service I hope you’ll be happier, you deserve it. You’ll never read these words I feel Just wanted to find another one Real. I wish you well, I do. Don’t mind my pain, it’s just me, it’s not you.Continue reading “Daisy”