The Crooked Man

Come to; back in the old place. Each heartbeat,  sweats and staggers, the vision; a tilted view. The story of a crooked man.   He went down to the shore to wallow in his discontentm drinking seawater to stave off the scourge of sanity. He never noticed, the figure standing idly by, watching his distemper … Continue reading The Crooked Man

Children in Twilight

It looks like the dawn won't come; one more race that won't be run. That one last trip around the Sun, is done.   Now we'll have to deal with dark. The plans we made, remade to start in now unseen, mysterious ways. We have no morning; only days.   If we exist without the … Continue reading Children in Twilight

The Comedian

Come back Funny Man, you left us to our tears. Smile resurrector, you left us far too soon. Gone when we needed you, you're still around, but you don't smile anymore. The weight of the everyday tragedy beat a frown into your brow.   You were the never ending sanctuary, where we would go to … Continue reading The Comedian

What Is and What Could Never Be

She's on my mind and it's a terrible thing, for it can never be. This man I am is lovesick; sick of love and misery.   Taken all this time to build a wall of such sweet apathy, to live with peace as loneliness and still she finds her way to me; through what is … Continue reading What Is and What Could Never Be