It’s the silent killer you don’t expect to meet. It tells you you’re worthless and you don’t mean a thing. It walks you down the path of darkness, And it makes you feel: Hopeless… Helpless… Homeless… “Why even try?” It will ask. Then it hands you your “fake-smile” mask. It tells you that no one… Continue reading The Deceiver Named Depression
I walked outside one summer night, nothing and no one in my sight. I heard an old owl singing softly, I cried “my love is singing to me.” When we were young, he sang that song, I’d close my eyes and sing along. I used to think he was just a silly boy, but then… Continue reading An Owl’s Song
God it hurts so bad- to lose the one you wish you had. You gave me all of your pretend love- called me your angel from above. I was a Saint and you were my hell- you shoved me back into my shell. You promised you’d hurt me- I just had to wait and see.… Continue reading The Saint Loves the Sinner
You scare me sometimes, PTSD… When you sleep right next to me. I lie there and wonder what happens in your dreams, and who caused these screams. There’s never a night you don’t wake me, As you yell at the “men in the sea”. Everyone is a “piece of shit,” or a “son of a… Continue reading Sleeping With PTSD
I gave you a chance, I followed your dance, Straight down the hallway past romance. As I walked by the shower, I saw a single flower, It gave me a wink, and said, “fight the power.” “What power?” I thought. Then I was shot, By a loveless robot. Jokes on him-I can’t die. How could… Continue reading The Flower Called Romance
I look up at you on that stage while you sing, and I keep dancing as I catch your smile. Am I drunk on this alcohol in my hand? Or am I drunk on the smile on your face? Right now I don’t know the difference, but I know I want this moment to last.… Continue reading Mr. Music Man
That which is false in your life is what often breaks your heart. Despite your intuition- you put those goggles on at the start. You know which goggles I’m talking about- The ones in the end that make you tear your heart out. You were once blind-now open your eyes. The person you loved wore a… Continue reading That which is false.