three blue candles

three blue candles in a row where she knew she shouldn’t go in a room of closed desire smoke now circles ever higher lying thoughtlessly has crept promises have not been kept but she does not care somehow in the feeling she has now for the burning justifies broken vows and sequent lies as she … Continue reading "three blue candles"

About what was…

Flawed — That’s a word we use when we’ve carelessly destroyed things. We empty our emotional shelves, and Clean out the closet of our memories, But carefully retain our excuses, because Those are the ultimate image filter. And one more time, it’s about what was: And the next what-is that’s about to become what-was — … Continue reading "About what was…"

colored over

pretend again for me pretend again for you it didn’t need to end the false can still be true the days before the the lies were known they form a sort of schism; we’re trapped within the colored bars that constitute our prism [it’s all pretend… owen]

A Verity

I promised her the hills and sky, I promised her all this — But one small word of truth means more Than worlds of   Hollowness

Immured

Now, seeming self-assured We disappear, immured; ‘Mid walls that hold the toxins from Which we cannot be cured   A world kept under wraps: Each hidden lie and lapse — For much we think we want, we dont, And castles can Be traps

The Picture Clear

Sometimes we paint the picture clear; The days of winter love and joy — But others know a different truth: The lonely girl, or lonesome boy Who wear the mask of perfect lies From our encyclopedia That we the outside world will show By means of social media. The truth is mixed, it’s good and … Continue reading "The Picture Clear"

Sic Transit Gloria Nihil

(or “Old Poem, Written Age 18”) We live in a world full of false attribution, Where people smear filth and then call it ablution; Where lies are the most common type of pollution, And all that gets over are cheaters and cons — We breathe in the air of congenital aping, Our souls full of … Continue reading "Sic Transit Gloria Nihil"