Haunt

I have a universe beneath my skin. A rib cage harboring panic and love. Self-fulfilling, self-defeating prophecy. I never believed I could find my way up above. When the down below murders its way in. Attacking whatever was a sure thing. I was supposed to be something more. But I've been out of touch. I've … Continue reading Haunt

Lower

Whenever I'm alone, these thoughts creep in. They find life like the beginning of a calm river. Until it cascades into the deep pools of my consciousness. Down to the depths of my repetitive processes. I'm becoming self-aware again. Detaching from all distractions I've put in place. I see it like an oncoming train. But … Continue reading Lower

Meaning

Tell me which side you're on, I'm on. Did I cross the line, hiding underground? I kept your photograph next to my chest. To let you know that I was still breathing. So tell me what you know about leaving, leaving. Did you leave pieces of you behind without me? I'm feeling used but I … Continue reading Meaning

Specifics

“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't.” -Steve Maraboli They said I had to speak from the heart, speak my truth. The other side keeps asking if this is only about me, not you. How … Continue reading Specifics