FATHER IS LESS

Eyes strung low, pride hung high by the failure as a man called to provide. He quenches his failures in rum, smoke broken crack pipes, and talks to barrels of guns. What a shameful man a man who boasted as a peacock, a man who fraught his feelings feathers and gallivanted testosterone a man who […]

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SUFFERANCE OF LOVE

I could feel the autumn leaves glued to the stem of your roots leaving you. Swaying to the ballad of left and right as they hit the ground As you laid up on that tree for me, I could hear the agony of the tree crying out to the king of the hill to rescue […]

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WHAT IS QUEEN

What is Queen?  She is not the praise she receives from man, she is as her father sees her, the apple of his eye, she is brown dyed clay, stained red, she is rooted firm in beauty and love. At night gazing the sky, she plays tic-tac-toe with the stars, the moon, her personal spotlight, […]

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I WISH I COULD

1 YOU have adopted the notion that your not worth it, but rather worth-less. 2 born into a world conducive, this world conducive aggravated wicked dispositions, this didn’t help but to furthered your addictions 3 They tried to prescribe a medical prescription, but that didn’t silence the demons, that came tip toe’ing in your room […]

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I WISH I COULD: Deflation

With a song of freedom I wish I could write to you—I write to you a love letter so livid the words would dance off the page high five you in the face, as they embrace you with grace I wish I could save you, but not even with a thousand tongues could I preach […]

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