A Final Lament

Pull the walls in, wrap them up tight Don't dare let in one spark of the light Burrow into the black icy cold dark Be sure to extinguish every last spark Break all the chains, sever the ties Exquisite pain as every hope dies Tears...

A Choice Most Dreadful

I want to make a bold statement Before starts my brain abatement So too wise and thoughtful to say This is the permanent end of day Psychotropics the cycles to still Each and every one a bitter pill My cycles are not all they kill All...

Dreams And Time

It seems That dreams Go on And on Forever And ever While time sublime drags out no doubt slowing growing creeping sleeping so slow I know

Colors Of The Seasons

Summer is vibrant greens bursting with energetic life. Autumn is a riot of color splashed across the canvas of life. Winter is dormant, done in shades of gray and black and white. Spring is tentative browns and newly birthed greens.

A Great Glass Pane

A great glass pane, floor to ceiling Bright light, warmth and life out there Where wounded hearts and souls find healing And continuing to breathe isn't a dare Life's vivid colors in abundance abound A great palette of luminance and hue All...

Wander The Silvery Magical Ethereal Way

Wander the silvery magical ethereal way Up an down, in and out, round and round Passing beauteous mysteries and phantasms All the wondrous mysteries of life abound Here a tender mother suckling newborn life There a toddler surrounded by all...

Two Hearts As One - Scribbles and Bits #107 Aug 28, 2014

Ensconced on high where once we glided Enmeshed in leafy green branches we abided Two hearts made one soared way up high Never a need to question or wonder why Forever and a day inseparably wedded Roots and branches together threaded Both hearts in...

The Story The Bards Do Tell

Round and round and round she goes and where she stops only the beastie knows! When Ahab spied the great white whale He gave out with a bellow 'Thar she blows! ' Into the depths, deep, dark, icy and cold Then up like a shot the legends have told...

The Storm

Roiling, dark storm clouds Twisting and piling high Oozing malevolent violence Jagged sharp cracks of lightning Merciless tears in reality's fabric Remorselessly shredding the aether Deafening aerial detonations Hideous monstrous beastial...

The Shadows Have Voices

Move back behind the walls Where no one ever calls And no teardrop ever falls Never a part of this world In the corner I am curled Shadows all around me swirled Fortifications ever battered As if I've ever mattered Inside them all is...

Blinders Removed

First in childhood's innocence do we see clearly Without shadowed, twisted judgments, open to all No blinders inhibit us from loving all sincerely Unaware of maturity remorselessly driving our fall We age, learn and grow wise yet are blind to the lie...

The Peace Of A Bee

Humanity is at the apex of evolution A culmination, the truly final solution Capable of surpassing physical limits Scaling even the highest if summits Answering questions of deepest physics Defining solutions that defied specifics Metaphysical and...

The Maze

Wandering, lost in the endless maze Fearing what in the next room lays A son, a brother, a husband, a friend A father, grandfather or maybe the end Footsteps fill emptiness with hollow echoes Icy cold darkness where not a candle glows Stumbling...

The Emptiness Within

Lost and all alone in the void In the blackness, drifting alone No sky above nor earth below Only pain for which I must atone If not for the pain there'd be nothing Empty is it all, no heart, no soul Nothing but blackness above an below Nothing...

The Debt Is Mine To Pay

He came for us sinners Now we are the winners   That's what we are told But if I may be so bold   I will not add my missteps Lay them on His doorsteps   Adding to His inhuman pain Would be totally beyond insane   I am the one...

The Black Ring

The black ring is there before you It has come to torment, you to devour It has come before you to punish you It is there because this is the witching hour It's walls feel like velvet stretched out forever It sings a song, you can't help but hear...

Pain Is Life

The world is black The world is blue There's nothing but pain inside of you The pain is back It's here to stay It'll never leave No matter what you say It's all there is You should be grateful It's something there The emptiness is more...

Pain 2

It's sunny today but the world is dark Full of the pain to which I hark That darkness is thick as the dead of night So thick and black it gives me a fright I fear that it will never reach an end And I will be unable myself to defend ...

One Single Black Grain

On a wave washed crystal white beach Uncountable billions of grains of sand Perfect beauty from the sun's own bleach Shimmers of purity stretch across the land Countless grains in harmonious alignment A unity of purpose engenders a magical scene...

The Beast And The Heart

The beast (the head) : Fly away quickly, fly far away Listen closely to me as I say You don't belong in this world Hide in the dark corner curled Pay attention, I tell you true No one wants to deal with you Run away lest the be...

Silence

Silence reverberates from the walls Shreds heart and soul with it's claws It's shrieks draw blood from my ears Bloody cheeks bathed in hot tears Echoes undampened by darkened void Intensely pound until sanity's destroyed Endless silent...

Shifting Rules

Someone is redefining all the rules Not near what I learned in the schools   Friends and enemies blend into one A twisting knot writhing in the sun   The ground shifting beneath my feet Keeps knocking me down onto my seat   Not...

To My Best Friend

I was lost in the dark then I saw your light It gave me the strength to continue the fight   I doubted my worth and you gave me respect Such a gift from anyone I did not expect   I was broken in pieces and you gave me your glue ...