How could she help me? How can one drowning rat save another?

I dug my hands in my pockets and kept my head low. I pounded the streets, walking fast, going nowhere. In my mind I kept going back over our relationship, scene by scene, remembering it, examining it, turning it over, looking for clues. I remembered unresolved fights, unexplained absences, and frequent lateness. But I alsoContinue reading “How could she help me? How can one drowning rat save another?”

Together We Were Stronger – Poem #18 – (2021)

We fought, we laughedWe walked away, we came backWe listened, we yelledWe walked, we crawledWe got lost, we followedWe screamed, we criedWe burned, we frozeWe tried, we torturedAccepted then rejectedDefeated and cheatedMisplaced and chasedHated and debatedManipulated and dividedShaken and destroyedMistaken and clarifiedWe were stronger for longerWe were shattered, but recoveredWe improved and moved togetherWe wereContinue reading “Together We Were Stronger – Poem #18 – (2021)”

I don’t know if it’s a dream – Poem #5 – (2021)

I wish I shut my eyesSomewhat longer to dream,To plunge into the dreams,Emotional real factorsStowing away under the psyche. It alarms me to death;What I seeFurthermore, I awaken to the real world.I advise myself“That was only a fantasy”. Perhaps the truth is a fantasyWhat’s more, what I dream, a reality.As a general rule,I fantasy aboutContinue reading “I don’t know if it’s a dream – Poem #5 – (2021)”

UnLoved – Poem #01 (2021)

From where the love’d to comeLove for your UnLoved?Will you not miss ’em?Missin’ ’em not, stoppin’ y’self to,Is that the way to UnLove ’em?From forgiveness to Forgotten? You think you’re not a monster,You must not care what they think.If you care what they think,How will you not hate ’em, well!You became monster for ’em, well!KindContinue reading “UnLoved – Poem #01 (2021)”