WORLD AT YOUR FEET

June 4, 2018 4.34 p.m. You had the world at your beautiful feet Lapping up your beauty and enchanting glitz You had the world drooling and swooning to your words Silky and velvety, they tug at human minds and titillate…

Fly On The Wall

February 6, 2018 9.30 p.m. It’s not about me And it’s not about you It’s not even about the things you said Or about the things I did It just wasn’t about those things That we consider as the justification…

Walking Dead

the world breaks everyone gently softly sometimes very roughly those who refuse to break the world kills them he died a while back the world around him killed him then he died again a few days ago. now, he is…

BLIND SPOT

June 25, 2017 1.23 p.m.   there is a darkened space in every man’s heart a hole and a hiding place for all of his sorrowful and painful heartbreaks. * there is a dark spot on a woman’s face a…

Raging Calm

October 17, 2016   2.14 p.m. The sun is high up in the sky Smiling down and meeting  the shore in a warm and stifling embrace On the other hand the sea is angry,  it’s waves high and mighty Slapping…

Burning Tree

Burning tree, the leaves are turning red and bloodied Burning red, and falling free Once green, now utterly dead The leaves are falling into the burning blitz Shrunken, shriveled and losing a valiant battle The leaves have cried, now dried…

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COLLABORATIVE WRITING SERIES WITH REBELKWEEN: POEMS (BATCH A)

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TORCHED, SCORCHED AND REBORN

March 7, 2016 6.34 a.m. I am love’s charred victim, Torched and scorched by love’s wantonly unbridled dreams, I am a victim of wild and unchecked emotions, Born from nights frolicking under the moon and heavenly constellations. This love born…

ONE SEED, 5 YEARS

December 17, 2015 9.08 a.m.   Looking at you is a blessing your happy face alight With dimpled smile beaming bright Watching you play is distressing Hard, exuberant exertions of a young cub Watching you grow is a privilege One…

CUPID’S MAZE

December 10, 2015 7.42 a.m. ______________________________________________________________ Spongy hair; spindly legs on skinny frame  Grey bright eyes, sometimes hollow and mostly dreamy Spiky fingers, snaky little rascals capped by long flaky nails Fluffy stomach, filled and full with last night’s meals. Mellow, seductively…