A portrait. Huh.
Follow the vibrant white of the eyes that watch from the river's bank. As you were plunged backwards into the current. It didn't wash away your scars, and it didn't take any...
I find it strange.
I've forgotten how to miss you
And I've learned that feeling was alone
That it will never meet again
A crop failure in the seed I've sewn.
I wonder if I'll miss...
The man has one eye. He's missing most of his left cheek, the lips on that side end in rough, maroon scars. Glistening like fresh dew on a Hibiscus petal. Where the skin is gone, a...
During some of the toughest times I've ever had, I turned very much to music, and especially hardcore/metal (yes, the screamy kind). However, one album stood above the rest in...
Sang to sleep
By errant waves
Of lost faith
That never recovered
Picked them clean
The vultures did
My poor bones
White as stone
I don't dream, I don't wake
I'm perpetually asleep at the stake
The fire at my feet
Waits patiently for our poor hearts to meet
I don't care, I don't feast
On the meat of my hope's most...
Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy for a kidney stone. Cytotoxic Antibiotic Therapy for early-onset rheumatoid arthritis. Assisted Oxygen Therapy for Hantavirus. Suramine...
Fake blood on my teeth from halloween
The pink shine of lip-gloss from when you were a teen
Still plastered in the cracks from the dry weather
Like ice in the shattered sidewalk to...
To port, there's land and lights strung about the pier
Coughing up tar to weatherproof the towering mast
Since you came back to life, I have to stop and leer
You look so lifelike, so...
"If I had majored in biology instead of art, I'd probably still be in school getting my master's, and then my Ph.D. in virology. But now, I stare at Photoshop all day and wonder if...
"When your parents stop giving you adoration for your accomplishments, you're no longer a child."