Sleepwalking Dream Thinker

Sleepwalking Dream Thinker Eyes wide, nine lives Tragic ties, one to each bedpost Lies, the normal hidden hide Smile and a snide, snickers lifting from the night Sleepless in Seattle, am I right? Probably the same time frame, dream time Reigning colors from the…

Concurrency

Concurrency Retaliation, red, redeeming retreat Introverted seams Seemingly streams from within the isolated screams Stacks of paper reams Set out in the corner The coroner said it had to go Regardless; If the body bags were full Brimming, but too which level Rising steam…

Familiar Vices

Familiar Vices Sterilized, my hands that is Burned, my fingerprints that is Targeted, my goals that is Bargained with, my soul that is Harpoon me with automatic nets Holes like in the old baseball field fence Hence, why I recollect, the intersect Of my…

Conclusion: Race to the Starting Line

Conclusion: Race to the Starting Line Fester, fester festive lesser evils Stagnant rotted rough drafts long forgot Bottle necking forward shoving onward loving plots Transformations just around the block Clocks cramming into damning spaces Hungry stammering lips talking to faces Tranquility shaking hands with…

Eyes on the Ground

Eyes on the Ground Stare out at something The same thing, for too long It’ll only grow distorted Perspective flimsy from convulsing pulses Body folded up with roses Disoriented, upward path of motions But I’m not Moses What inside our minds controls us? Inside…

Puncture Wound Hypnosis

Puncture Wound Hypnosis Gurgle, gasp, gouge, gorge, gone Going, going, going, wrong In song the best knock rang off a metal prong Reverberated in sync, bouncing off the earthly wall all along Tick, tock, bomb, fuse is gnawed Did not go off The ringing…

A Nagging Wager

A Nagging Wager Is it really here? A mountain of denial Pulses underneath our skin Like the hot fluid of geysers Under the land of Yellowstone Readying to blow, inevitability ensured Just not a waiting game What is coming forth from this side of…

Days Are Darker

Days Are Darker Winter is coming Not necessarily cold weather though Welcome to A.Z. Better time used when head is down Grinding away, they say, the nose broke Creating bluntness, out of a sharply formed brain Enriched in school and all in growth Emotionally…

Flying Off the Handle

Flying Off the Handle This is just not working out Like they told me it would I remember seeing so many motivational posters, To the point I could not see, Or make out the wall underneath them all This was an office, small and…

Control; Alternative Delete

Control; Alternative Delete Control freak! Control me Enroll me, fledgling vetted out from moon beams Swipes left and rolls me, landscape lock screen Entwine some daily hatred drenched in new dreams Confusion settles near the bottom Encompass a surprise Smokestack, foggy eyes, fork in…