Cutting Lies Tell hungry lies To keep the truth at bay Run for cover under false tales Paint over the nasty details Move the goal post so no one comes Within 500 feet of it You change the course of conversation with precision Like a doctor performing surgery You carefully cut away the infection Love … Continue reading Cutting Lies
Good afternoon, It's an awesome day to read some poetry. Photo by Felix Mittermeier on Pexels.com Uneasiness It comes And then it disappears again A feeling of uneasiness Washes over calm senses like a wave Causing calamity in the forest of the brave But our roots go deep, We're not easily washed away Love always, … Continue reading Uneasiness
Burning Toast Can you smell the burning toast in the thick air? It sets fire to relaxed nostrils The fog drifts from the toaster like a daydream on fire It spreads through the vast house like a monsoon It goes above and beyond but still reaches higher Lift the lever, unplug the toaster and throw … Continue reading Burning Toast
Photo by Matej on Pexels.com I'm Sorry Kind Of... I'm sorry Sometimes, I can't find the right words to say Tripping and falling over vowels As though peanut butter clung to the roof of my mouth Failing to describe the intricacies of my day I wrestle with utter confusion Until the night fades away But … Continue reading I’m Sorry Kind Of…
The hatred of running water.