Elevate

What brings you here on such a night, under satellite? The sirens echo like it's such a chore. Oh, the blood and mortar. I escaped to a quiet resort, into a room full of all sorts of people, people who remain, waiting to be elevated. Out of order. Fixated on those who reside above. Separated… Continue reading Elevate

Nevermess

I'd rather be anyone else. The second guessing, the things I've felt, I could trade it all and melt into another life. Betrayal of body and soul. I've grown attached to you, you who lives in my head. Despite the pain you've caused and that time you said that I'm not enough, leaving a hole… Continue reading Nevermess

A Chat with Myself

"Mind your tongue," a voice whispers in my head. Insulted, I question it. "Why should I?" I ask. "Because that's what is expected. Because you can't unsay what's been said." Well everyone knows that. "Just tell them what they want to hear." "You want me to lie?" The voice sighs. "Clarity is not so easily… Continue reading A Chat with Myself

City of Wonder

The sun sets early on a city hidden in thunder. The buildings lean under a sky buckling with lightning cumulus. A mystery accumulates in the shadow of heaven. A life that can't be seen dreams of dancing with her partners up above. She tiptoes off the sidewalk, kicks up rain in the street, and soon… Continue reading City of Wonder