The Break Up

I waded through my faded expectations, gave enough to make a single word escape the lips so savoured in amazement, abated with each syllable unheard.   I was wrong to think that I could change you.   Fettered by exemptions I was promised by a new and unfamiliar paramour. Clinging to my manic introspections, given […]

Eating Sandcastles

I gave up waiting and drove away. You were never going to be “Ready”. You said the words, like someone forced you to and they came out dry, like you’d been eating sandcastles.   Something in your slate grey eyes reminded me that you were a lawyer’s daughter and that you knew well how to […]

Again I Go Away

It seems that I might never find another way, than this cold dark life that I myself designed and when she looks, I turn and walk the other way; forsaking all I love, but she don’t mind.   It might never make a difference to you, but it does to me. I’ve walked away from […]

Brake Slippage

It only takes a second to torture yourself forever; breaking up – breaking down, or just say “Fuck it” altogether. Just an instant – don’t you miss it, your whole life passes you by; a short flicker in the moment, in the blink of an eye.   How could you let it get away? The […]

Time Line

Time will draw a line between us, as we vie for acceptance, getting what we beg for and then smiling proud with promise.   Once I heard the rush of the life blood in your veins, ever since the touch, you seem further away. Drew up your plans for success, prayed for love and life […]