In another universe

In another universe, I’m a dictator ruling over a small country located in the extreme corner of the world People shrink even as they think of my power and all that I’m capable of I don’t just influence the rules, I make them all on my own In another universe, I’m a broken father bent…

Expectations

She would talk to people once Would burst at their desks and greet them with wide smiles People called her a freak and laughed at her She was hurt She stopped talking to people Would sit in a corner and read books all day People called her a loner and ungrateful She was hurt She…

Dead & Gone

There she lay, Tired and exhausted, The pressure and tension, Visible in her features, As her breathing slowed And her heart stopped, Memories flooded her mind, As she sobbed, Until all movement ceased Her body rigid And her eyes blank, Another one dead and gone. Rewind a few years, To when she was young, There…

H.old O.n P.ain E.nds #4 Boredom

Boredom always precedes a period of great creativity. -Robert M. Pirsig Y’all. How are you? This week, it is boredom. Just boredom. Waking up to the same black and white world, going to work in the same gray place, coming back home in the same dull bed and sleeping. In my previous poetry I talk…