FailureLike gritty grains from an hour glass,black sand slips through desperate fingers.Tears slipping onto sun hot pavementto burn the ground they touch.Depression swells and swelterseating away at life force.Broken hands reach for the skytrying to grasp the starsbut falling short,never close enough.Never close to holding dreams,only failure.
The Return of YouA mere ghost for five months,I was left only with a shadow of your memory.At the moment I was beginning to free myself;your apparition become whole once more.You reached out a hand and offered methe poison you give so freely.My mind screamed to run, to flee, to escapewhile it was still possible;but my heart disagreed.For there was a longing in my beingthat can only be filled by you.Without thought I rushed forward,and took the cup from your hand.You said three simple words,words that I doubt you truly mean,and like a fool I drink the tonic with ease.Let me get drunk off your presencelike I did before.Let me inhale your essencesbecause I need you more.You are my worst habit,an addiction that I cannot let go.Death cloaked in familiar and familiar is better than new.Better than having to start overand open up again.Although you cause me nothing but painat least the feeling means I'm alive.Stripped down to nothing,vulnerable and dumb,I will bathe in your delici
Wolf at the Door The wolf is at your door! Don’t let him in!Keep it barred for he will catch your scent,hunt you down and rip open flesh,eat you alive and cause a painful death! Well as a child I opened up the door;let the wolf in and so much more.But he wasn’t the monster that you all thinkbecause without the wolf I would fail to be. The wolf is at your door! Don’t let him in!He’s evil, representing your greatest sin!He’ll destroy you before you have a chance to scream!Face it child, wolves are just plain mean. Well I took a chance and opened up the door.Let the wolf charge into my soul and core.He isn’t the monster with his teeth all bared.He’s a teacher with wisdom to share. Barricade your door the wolf approaches!Don’t you know what that means! We’re not joking!Don’t you know what those vicious creatures do!Don’t look into his eyes you crazy fool! Open the door and let the wolf come in.Look