Elite Rules

Photo by Chevanon Photography on Pexels.com Elite Rules The rules never apply to those who make them. They only apply to common folk. Who work hard but are still broke. But we make car engines purr... We make planes soar... We stitch the ensembles fashion week in Paris adores... But the elites build the reality … Continue reading Elite Rules

Better You

Photo by Ola Dapo on Pexels.com Better You  I won’t wait for the better you To arrive I will take you as is... The truth suits you   No tailor could ever sew stitches so exact It matches your delicate frame You struck a matchstick Against the sandpaper of my pain   In the trenches … Continue reading Better You

Hearsay

Photo by Keira Burton on Pexels.com Hearsay The hearsay is here to stay It's vibrates off the ear drum like white noise It sounds like a windup, toy T-rex It whispers, Why do you even try? It screams, You have nothing left   It eats through your peaceful dreams It destroys your sense of self … Continue reading Hearsay

How Are You?

Photo by Vie Studio on Pexels.com How Are You? Whenever someone asks, How are you? I answer with a customary response... I'm well and you, Escapes my mouth like a chiseled lie I've practiced a thousand and one times   Yet the taste of it leaving my tongue is still bittersweet I recite delicate lines … Continue reading How Are You?