Come As You Are

All of the time I’mconsumed by time.Branching a heartmine rusts to shine.It’s the only organthat I can dress upwhile twisting bonein me says enough.Accentuate a devilhe will grandly nod.That you and noneare his mighty god.I’m a banshee blind,the wind holds nosway on my face as Ia devil feel a scold.I can not dress sada countenance…

The Afflicted & Addicted

Dear Stars I’ve some time,dear calm may I try rhymethis quandry afflicting mystars I am trying to align. This specious thunder rollthe death is taking its tollupon this cumulus patrolon earth I examine a soul. I like the sinews of music,how it reaches in my ear.I can pound on these keyswith a beautiful voice near….

Reprise

Quick, take a look now.I am cross but am boundby some physical thingsbeyond the sound of sound. Somehow I’ve devisedin my old made disguisethat my youth is ahead;and peace I seek reprise. For the love of a dove nearI reach the stars in eyes.The sun is burning blazing,please don’t dissapear. Grace the sun and moonthey…

My Love My God

I derive my wordsinspired by an image.A picture I affixedattop a page a vissage. I shall remove it whenI share this later love.Carry the words over Ia trove carry my drug. Dueling winds cold tryand sway my adulation.But warmth it stirs deepfrom my infatuation. I’m trying to capturethese moments I live wild.I set them at…

For You No More

I know that you’re trappedI know that you’re tired.All that has been betweenus has caused you perspire. I will not let it ever escape,the tension from us makesall that was intertwined itcauses you so much angst. Now that I know torturewas abound within armsthat promised not a scratchto keep you safe of harm. I was…

The Fallen

Arc in the wind sinshimmer never kissesanymore souls my eyekills as it wishes. Strewn all about youis your concern findthe inner workingscreated by my design. Say goodbye to meand the last thing beis a person once nowdown on their knee. I can’t have worshipnor have all tenderthings for I break allthat seems to enter. This…

Question The Light

Diamond light slipped inthis crypt to fill to the top.Largely I find myself herethis tomb now is a rock. What little light came inthe other night long agonow a bulwark I gainedsome insight that I patrol. The words were born lowdeep in crevasses tenderI find the dark part of megives caution what enters. I am…

Shades Grey

Across the crest in duressI place a pill rely I on mine.The sad songs I play theycut me such cross design. I want to play duress nowabove this ceiling a cloudis grey but in here I’m proudin there I am allowed. Disavow the sentiment coyI dry and lean I now employthis day aghast it is…

For Aly,

I play all day awayin the sun so hot.I dream dessert skinyours fills a thought. My eyes reflect allback into me awecoldness it is goneI feel heart enthral. Kissed by an earthexotic by the water.The dark in me nowis a light now softer. Hair wild be yourselflisten not to the hellyou might know well;another for…

Assassin’s Cell

Lucid and fluid alla dream will fill up.I am dreaming youand I drank your cup. Flee me from prisonI know you’ll smile.Let sun shine downthis body to defile. I will sweep you offthe palm of my hand.I will keep you aloft inthis lovely time stand. Keep the roses crispafter on a table long.Dream in the…

Abstract Sleep

Abstract in naturewhile put on paperI am all that’s laterread me to flavor. For a piece of softlace and flowers.Place me in a pipeto taste for hours. Lift the chalice upto sip to enoughof something toughturned smooth up. For the love leapto heights appeaseall the happy leaveshigh up in trees. Tell a spell wellto teach…

Deep Down

We dug we delved downto the core no more hidedid we future’s hope butsoon black it was a divide. Run or slow down eitherwas an option for us tocling to things that stingit brings a hurt I renew. Lies don’t know you well,so let me breathe a truthamongst lies I am ungluedand fall apart now…

Self Served Love

All of my machinationsspawn fruitless vines.Twisted notion posion isrevealed in inner mind. In dark of night whichway do I direct a vice?What pacifies once Imight not survive twice. Hide all that is vile childin your facade I see bleedout of your spirit an ilkthat of some toxic seed.  Fill the hole inside you,feed that chasm…

Silent Sounds

Exhaustive tripsto the center of meexercised demonsand lessened a bleed. Static is in a wavesent by synapses letme delve deep downwhere I’ve no regret. Concoct an idea tosee it move correctdown in lines sinI let be the subject. I release demons,my practice heaven,I surrender woundsfree to forget them. I let lucifer hear me,whole truthes so…

Where I Dwell

My wasteland it is dryis not found so fertile.I take a step back I seein mind places I defile.    Wisps of some smoke itgrabbed me life it chokedout the breath within me;words happy were broke.  I’ll try draw for you theview of that to my Edenso that you can see pathsI found of ease…

I Can’t Fly With You

The time goes slowwhen you’re in mind.The world fades as Itry make it sublime.   Never has all an airbeen so stagnant oldin the cracks of skin inmy hands as they fold. My palm finds a sideof my head as I in aweturn it to the side nowas I see all of my flaws. I travel…

Years We’ll Think Of

The sun rose today,you were not here.Such a beloved lady had left this sphere. Where you travel Iam destined as well.You hurt no longerwith no pain to tell.  I am vexed in hazethat has left amazedmy discomfort nowmy saddness stays. Yet I will rejoice ina lament as you riseshedding grave’s caveto follow all of light….

On This Lovely Day

I thought I’d share my walk with you today to the library down the way here in good ole East Tennessee. It was a lovely day and I had some research I was doing because hey, that’s what journalists do. Down the road is a cemetery I have to walk past to get to the…

All Things End

It is a simple thing in life to make changes sometimes and sometimes it is not. I took this picture today of my father’s first set of cabinets his father made for him and his brother. Back in the 60’s it was all such a simpler time. Drawers like these were a luxury. And for…

Unending Gratitude For You

A vacuum in time sends me into a sweat cold as I dream. The past it swallows all of me; all I can do is at sky scream. As my eyes close and I pull the sheets above my head I see in my mind the things from the day that I dread. The sky…

Seraphim Of Moon

Planets have collided and born in my night’s sky an image light on my soul grows comfort inside and it is comforting inner fights. Seraphim I lay low my anger of my twisted aspects of life now. For the sun that was blotted hid inner light but it is now abound. I was sleeping in…

Fatigued

Straying from all that shelters, falling down below the brink of sanity I am becoming all that is turning I’m becoming extinct. The world has changed and air is thinner by the every hour. Reduced I am to fatigue my loss has ripped soil of rose flowers. Beauty has become foreign I’ll walk on floors…

So My Heart I’ll Guard

I could have been, I say over and over. I want to cleanse a new life while sober. All I can think in the mirror blink I in darkness sink, a weak link. I have some idea of the war raging outside my door so me I am caving. I pray to the blue because…

Against The Grain

I wrote the words,pain pushed the keys.In my mind a shadowmacabre called me forth. The liquor, once years Itasted long ago found myvicious distaste of allmy weaknesses soft spot. I’ve asked all that istender into my realmbut still the rum spoke:“Hide pain of your regrets.” “You are a soldier of mine,”so said the bottle.As hurt…

Thank You

This is for you all. I crave no attention and I carry heavy burdens. I am messed up guys. After a really bad wreck years ago I went through bouts of depression, alcoholism and suicide ideation. I crave no sympathy. I’m just thankful for the friends I’ve made here. You guys are more precious to…

Child Of Fire

I function as I please.I get gnashing teethwhen told what to do;I do what pacifies me. Travels I have madeto the edge of sanity.So I have to breatheand let my heart free. Conflicted my home,growing up inside,taught me what to be;taught what to hide. All judge all rememberpieces of memory thatgrasp us by the neck…

Angel

Your my worldall is unfurledand my wordsdaft make cold. I was and amunmotivated.Try move me,you do I cry. Not a mile noran inch have Imoved in here,and I’m splendid. I could think ofa dim dark past.But I see a cheekof yours laugh. The grip of dampdark and twistedthing tangles me,but you lift it. Let me…

Together

Maybe I went too fardown a tunnel we arecomplete complexitybut not too bizarre. I am a fixture a focusa vague but decisiveeye for things don’t bevocal to be divisive. See the changes thatI can make but choosewho I am who youcan also be part too. Come with me now Iwant the things we allwant the…

Casualty

Coursing througharteries the fleshwhere we two wefeel life is so fresh. I have hope again,until I break fromall the bending myGod I am done. Tell of a directionDear Lord spreadwhere I can see alllife from the dead. My world is pale,my victories small.Yet I have conquredwhere I often fall. The path has hurtall my willing…

My Shinny Gun

I’ve grown oldin this plane ofshinny things toexude I try love. They shimmerand I keep closemy gun my guard,my love I suppose. Look my love hear,I’ve a bounty onmy head I’m gone;the great beyond. There I hold trial,I share no smile,the air is thick I’llall faults compile. My light burns inmy essence unseen.There I am…