Monthly Archives: March 2014

Product of a Broken Childhood

Her parents made it crystal clear from day one That she couldn’t rely on anyone in this world except herself. They were not there to hold her hand through the storms of childhood But instead to yell at her for … Continue reading

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Dream Catcher

Wanderlust (n):A strong desire to travel or explore the world.“A man is consumed with wanderlust”. I’ve never found a word more applicable.I have a home,But I don’t want to stay there. I become uncomfortableWith familiar places. It’s like reading a … Continue reading

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Jigsaw Puzzle

I’ve been carrying the gnawing feeling around for days And, of course, Because you’re some kind of mind reader, You knew something was up. “Oh my gosh, just tell me” You said “You’ll feel so much better, I promise” “I … Continue reading

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Caught in the Storm

I’ve never really been good at abstract stuff.I’m the type that likes things that are concrete,Things you know are always there,Like the constant cycle of the sun and the moon.Or the guarantee of snow fall in the winter.I need reliability. … Continue reading

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I Wrote You A Poem

I don’t think you realize The importance of poetry At least for me.   It’s like self- therapy It’s all my thoughts stripped to the roots of honesty It’s everything I am And once I write it  It’s a part … Continue reading

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Irreparable

Now I’ve never really been good at this kind of thing. Feeling, and what not. Honestly, shoving all these emotions into a box Never to be opened again seems like a fine way of handling it But, according to my … Continue reading

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4am

4 am knows me  Better than anything   It knows the tears I fight To keep from sliding Down the length of my cheekbone And the trembling of my chin As the war rages on   It knows the lyrics … Continue reading

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