Poisonous Plants

Did you plant this vine The one that poisoned your hand Did you set it free in your garden, in your land ? This poison that you can’t seem to find Is crippling your mind Like that vine That someone else planted When their entrance was never granted But their thoughts slipped away Finding roots…

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Wars

War took a different shape One that was not so familiar But they thought that my war was more valid One that had actual bombing, shooting and destruction But I see the validity in their pain After all We’re all the same And Divorce Abuse Illness Boredom Lack of inspiration Are all battles we fight…

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Hope

You found a pothole A place to start the crack And the dream was born Between the dark and dark The whole was broken And now you manifest A dream unspoken A place you can rest Your head For just Today My friend you survive This way And the best is yet to come There’s…

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Naked

I wondered How embarrassing must it be To be naked Outside Like this tree She has no shame Not one bit And she claims That she had lived A thousand and one Days under the sun Naked Happy And Free I wondered how great it would be To be naked like that tree

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Colored glasses

He knew what was wrong but could not be corrected He looked at the mirror and hated what it reflected Images no longer compelling A stranger in the same old setting He wanted to die just to start again Then he slept and woke up a different man Glasses with no prescription Changed his perception…

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Adapting 

In a crack between two bricks I left a message as I was taken away And Freed from the rooftop  I was allowed to visit the beach in May Rain disturbed the strangers But I was so happy to be free And as time passed I forgot the rooftop And those strangers were much like…

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Inspiration [Audio Poem]

Slowly comes Then all at once Words run through my brain As I lay in bed to rest my head The whole world screams

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The Voices

There is music in my head Ringing old words I have never read Voices that say…

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Pieces

We were pieces Broken apart…

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