creep into my closing eyes
there’s no point in anything. Just kiss me”
heavy is the flower crown-
the knitted embrace of common ground.
Scrolling. Losing control. I’m trying, really, I am, to refresh the page and start over.
When we dipped our toes in the devil’s honeyed water, your eyes became blinding blue fluorescent lights. Why did they make me stare for so long?
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Birds aren’t singing. They’re screaming.
inch by inch,
watching the whiteness shrink
It is the light,
that blinds realism
so I can see.
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Those, too, crossed seas,
crossed continents, just to be
Pandora will tell describe
how it was hope, alone
which allowed her to survive.
lost to a red abyss
between hesitant words and a half blow kiss-
beheld by candlelight,
Build a city. Build a home.
But just don’t let
that grass grow.
His body moved slowly through this strange space of darkness. An eternal ether of himself.
embraced by nature, then let go
when the ocean spreads between
I stay, free
but bound eternally
by tugging tides of curiosity
from their pain-
You’d have to decide whether it mattered anymore. And in the end, you decided it didn’t.
To float in streets,
where nature walks free.
amongst the wild grass
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Better to be made king
of the non-living,
than born martyr
in sunken clay.
We are not bad people,
We just did bad things.
Broccoli makes my braces snap,
Carrot makes my heart collapse.
They say ashes to ashes
dust to dust
Sneak a sideways glance
and wash your hands
bare hands- rugged and sweet- slip
to absorb this tear stained cheek
“When stories are released, who knows what havoc they can wreak.”
You’re in my mind
going round and round
Closing your eyes brings nightmares. Opening them brings reality.
I bow down to the great empress;
The masks that smile
with a different type of
basking in the rays of freedom.
relishing in the risk of nothingness
Inspired by the brief feelings and
of alternate realities.
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