Modest Men

Immobilized by the falsehood of security Their dreams become distant idle illusions A life of modesty may seem becoming Yet somehow reminds of them of their shortfalls When you come from nothing, that we often become Do dreams age like a fine red wine? Or do they sit on a shelf long enough to spoil? […]

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Stormy Woman

She’ll come in slowly But will exit like a tornado Leaving debris in her wake But also an unfamiliar silence She’ll leave you confused Only for she is more bemused than you She’ll test the water a million times But the PH levels will never be quite right Destined to be corrected by chemicals But […]

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Who is Your God?

Scaly, ungodly, slithering snake With black beady eyes opaque Your body of strength suffocating Your identity still fascinating What is the snake, but a creature of God? Temptress of an idyllic creator or creator of fraud? As dagger-life fangs pierce the skin Venom overpowering like original sin A body poisoned of fables and myths Believing […]

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Life is Risky Business

First I need to start of by saying that it pains me to have Tom Cruise featured in any article I write.  Any man that ceases to have a relationship with their daughter in the name of Scientology should be shunned in the same fashion from the public.  I just couldn’t help myself given the […]

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(Un)Wifey Material

*To all the little girls and women: Don’t ever let someone tell you what your role is. You define that. That is your power. #equality #independence #poetry #poems #feminism

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The Slaugter

Slaughtered love spills tears of blood Of rage, from an army of one An army, who could not keep her armor on Long enough to defend swords of passion Once gilded man, defender of none Then dagger tongue, punisher of many Invades slowly with clever tactics Amor gone, he surveys for weakness Epiphany, he spoils […]

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Buoy Boy

With each channel you surf You miss a wave of life Your board a couch cushion Far past excitement, to calm waters Here the water may seem deep But shallow becomes your existence Your growing belly keeps you anchored You become a tethered buoy Most don’t know your purpose Except those brave enough to sail […]

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