Elevator (Dad)

The concrete looks too thin to break my fall.I heard a scream inside this nighttime scene.The drunken man below looks too thin to think at all.I’d forget this, but I can’t.The concrete upon which he stood looks too thin to hurt my feelings at all.I’d pressed his buttons, but this voice of mine shakes withContinue reading “Elevator (Dad)”


She loses her cool as if a rock tossed at a glass house,breaking through the tension of napalm skies,coming like a villain,staying like a lifesaver in the hills of California.Smoke billows through her flared nostrils.Embers hover under her eyeliner.When she slips through the door, calmness cascades in waves of dopamine, resting on the hillside. DustingContinue reading “Jealousy”

Sex & Fightin’

Lipstick-stained cigarette kisses gloss over the candle beneath the wax melts its wick to the beat of steady passion the sheets we speak with our hands tangled with voiceless apologies we say what drips from the crack in the ceiling with our feelings; an emotional kaleidoscope reflects the rising sun, lingering in between a dreamContinue reading “Sex & Fightin’”

Drunk off Loneliness

The nothingness burns like whisky; flowing down my throat are memories and battle scars. A soft breeze touches my face under a thought, not a feeling, revealing insecurity, hanging by a thread of sanity. A doubtful smile crosses her face, and now, I’m just a shadow of the person I used to be. Dusting offContinue reading “Drunk off Loneliness”

Dusting off Dreams (Has 5.1k Views!)

Dusting off Dreams

You Win

“What?” I said. “Don’t look at me like that.” “Like what?” Jackie said. “I don’t know — like I’m some kind of a freak for wanting to be with Mary.” “What does she have that I don’t have?” Jackie asked with tears in her eyes. “Well, for starters, she isn’t you.” “Hate me that much,Continue reading “You Win”

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