Restless Frantic Vagabond, They called him. Settle down, Find love, They told him. But he was in love, He said. He was in love with his freedom. He was in love, Not only with the castles of Europe, Or the forests of Brazil, The beaches of the Bahamas, The temples of India, But all of… Continue reading The Wanderer
Once upon a time, My star-crossed lover Sent me a reminder. A reminder That we Are stars, Held together by our own gravity. That even stars light years apart Join to form beautiful images, Creating constellations. That stars cannot shine Without darkness, Our lights shine brightest When surrounded by night. But most importantly, A reminder… Continue reading Starstruck
I am trapped within a maze Built From the echoes of those who came before, The whispers of those who watch, The screams of those who suffer. My voice drowned out in the abyss By the static of the radio, The sweet nothings of the television screen, The roars of expectation, Of inhumane humanity. There… Continue reading A Maze of Sound
In this quaint corner Reality's edges blur. Look with soul, not eyes.
One was a little crooked, A little bent at the edges, A flake in a storm Much larger than it could grasp. But to him, Two was perfect. A crisp wisp of something beautiful. The only problem – she was rather cold. Through the cacophony of the storm She heard his call, And despite the… Continue reading A Tale of Two
O Morning Sun, Bring light to my grey world. Show me the reds and yellows and pinks Of warmth, of hope, of resilience. Sing me the songs of dawn, Of new beginnings and peace. O Morning Sun, How do you rise each day Regardless of ice, of fire around you? O Morning Sun, Teach me… Continue reading Morning Sun
Free me From this cage I have built For myself. Free me From shattered mirrors Revealing broken dreams. Free me From this cage of glass Where all my suffering can be seen. Free me From this smoke-filled room, From the smoke That stings my eyes And fills my lungs. Free me From this pain Following… Continue reading Free Me