Tag: poem

Dream the monsters away

  To dream a nice dream To walk so there is sleep Sink into the pillow And suffocate through one’s aspirations     Oh to dream and to dream Each waking moment an agony Each sleeping moment an aberration Bringing pure escapist delight       To wash away […]

Haiku ode to the overlords

Ungrateful overlords Seek to rule with no vision Yet they bear upon Ungrateful overlords Falsely tout their destiny Only whine and fine Ungrateful overlords Once upon a time braved truths Now they are all shine Long live true pioneers Who build others up in their place It’s time […]


A while ago I became unstuck.  I freed myself from my own rooted spot, To only get mired in a sinking earth.  Then I rose from the drought, To only free float and wonder what’s next. Stuck and unstuck Sticky and non-sticky What is it? I traveled to […]

Hope will be closed

I peered through the window  Caught a yellow light I longed to stand in its warmth Caught a wave of nostalgia I borrowed deeply-sold feelings Caught a glimpse of fake perfection I wanted to feel the imitation life Caught a case of the reality blues I smelled the […]

A storm is brewing

It’s coming It’s swelling up from within It will seep through the pores The hubris gangrene The bitterness sweet The sadness calming There is no joy In what’s to come But come it must The storm is coming Take no shelter For there is no hiding Face the reality […]

Because you exist

There is nothing more to my love You are you And my love for you overflows There is nothing more to my love You are who you are And my love will be forever more There is nothing more to my love You are real And my love […]