September Tree

September Tree

Tablets and computers promise you answers—
To a bland question, a blunt answer does not exist;
You listen well then you may hear it,
The sound does not come from dull speakers
Trying to break the invincible silence inside—

A World So Fixed

A World So Fixed

What could change in a world so fixed? a ship laid anchor ages ago but still its captain wearing his full uniform; the wind at harbor can move naught— want to look ahead in the crow’s nest, it all looks fine as I cry everyday land— the oars so shiny, cleaned and...
Just Get Over Me

Just Get Over Me

If I fight to keep my soul, and the ashes of war keep smoldering under a pile of fallen friends and foes, of dreams forsaken and lives abandoned, of a kneeling generation fooled into submission by throwing unending candy onto the floor— petty prizes to be bought...
Guilty

Guilty

Like the sky, drowning in the blue— waves have come and gone changing the very face of the shore, but none of that is ever true— Who is part of whom? Yet what does it matter? blue has never been our color but together creating a majestic scene for some, that might...
Tame Me

Tame Me

Don’t tame me! My heart is wild; my measures of love are not measured by your sanity— your common sense is too common for me, just let me be a lonely spirit waking every day hungry for a start, for none shall remain from the day before— a new story begins at dawn for...
Deserter

Deserter

I’m running naked as the sky the fields, the crops overgrown sweat beads no more deliberately formed on a wrinkled forehead so tired of looking to see the road ahead having abided by every law, I’ve marching for days and nights, one by one like leaves of fall they...