The Clean End

We used to play in the gutter; now we use it to flush shit down. We used to care for each other; don’t go playing innocent  now.   We watched our cares circle the bowl and we were relieved they were off of our shoulders.   Out of our minds, out of our heads, out […]

The Weaklings

Grasping at straws, panicking now with the need to float away, or start a fire.   One look confuses with all the bewilderment a fool can muster.   They are so near to heaven, these lost souls that brush and glide against each other, ’til so often friction gets their better and they burst into […]

Split Lips

I’m screaming through split lips, blood running down my face.   Thank you anyway – I’ve done it all to myself. Can’t blame this pain on anyone else. So far removed this view is blinding, shows just how far inside I’ve been hiding.   This bliss is so insidious, a fine line crossed – not […]

Hokus

Hokus   Corrosion of the will, stupefied with drugs and danger. A trick played on your sanity, baited to the point of murder. So much for lust, the love untouched. We live undead, no hope or trust. A broken back, the seething black, we suffer no other; devouring the living mass.   Hated yet we […]