Writer’s Block

  A wall of brick and concrete Mortared by doubts From the rejections gliding into the inbox Constructed with words pertaining to the fitness of your craft Slaughtering ideas, plot, and dialogue Chocking creativity and murdering epilogues Disillusioning you in a world To believe the hundreds of paragraphs Whimsical metaphors And lyrical lines You birthed…

Earless Debate

  Immense talking And Diminished listening Creates an eruption No man can vanquish     Photography by: Pawel Janiak

Broken

  In the sleeping hours, it is forgotten That nothingness swells in the waking hours Years of success being a gift that passed you up Progression being something that evaded their clutch Being happy is easy but faking it is a chore. Time is the enemy You can’t fast forward and get to the end…

Supper Secession

      Around the table They laughed and conversed  Until wine was slurped  And words were spilled A secret kept locked away  For many years ended friendships abruptly with a whole lot of tears.        What type of secret would ruin a friendship?   Photography by: Dave Lastovskiy

Novel Pimp

Your empire is falling.  You presume to know what people want Bookstores shelved with novels anointed to be page-turners Mainly catering to a select group of readers Whose hue doesn’t tan darker than unbleached flour With just one glance You think you can pick greatness Predict a hit Having no clue what lies between pages…

Time Will Tell

Time will tell If the person I see Is the person you are Or Just a mirage Of who I want you to be

Feminine Liquor

      With a sober mind  And an open heart He drank in her words Like wine And fell drunk Off her inhibitions

A Different Beat

  An old soul In a Modern world Beating at a Rhythm heard by Many But Understood by a few       Photograph by: NordWood Themes Photography

The Blindfold

    Worry and stress Festers on the soul And blinds you of The blessings you behold.

Fearland

  Fear takes you to one place; A land of abyss Built by despair. Don’t let it take you there.