[379] Two Roads Diverged in a Snowy Desert

[379] Two Roads Diverged in a Snowy Desert

The making of toxic memoirs ⁣⁣⁣asI find myself driving to you ⁣⁣⁣Unable to find common ground ⁣⁣⁣I try to recall ⁣⁣lively talks that used to be ours ⁣⁣⁣⁣but the song that plays⁣⁣⁣ on the radiooverwrites all our static memories away⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣The further I drive ⁣⁣⁣The less I seek you ⁣⁣⁣The more that I think ⁣⁣⁣The closer [...]

[378] The Answers Lie Here

[378] The Answers Lie Here

How much weight do I carry ⁣all the way to my cranium⁣all the weight of the worlds’ pretence ⁣losing my way in my head⁣Taking it all so seriously⁣to believe that a poem needs structure⁣that it needs rhyme to stay sane⁣when it all really needs is emotion⁣and an intuition to guide it⁣All it needs is a [...]

[377] Lessons That Need Repeating

[377] Lessons That Need Repeating

Never thought I’d be back here ⁣The familiar mistake like ⁣lighting up cigarettes ⁣Learning to forget ⁣Committing only to let go⁣I burn up all our memories ⁣in vain to let the pain go⁣⁣Evasive clarity ⁣the epitome of cyclical time⁣Pretension masked as profundity ⁣I let history repeat⁣Lost epiphanies to laziness ⁣of not writing it down ⁣so [...]

[376] The Ghosts We Meet In Dreams

[376] The Ghosts We Meet In Dreams

The ever knowing bliss⁣follows without me knowing ⁣Stuck inside a ⁣distraction economy ⁣Flailing democracies ⁣Corruption of the soul ⁣Failing to find peace ⁣in the destruction of harmony⁣⁣I turn inwards ⁣to find wisdom ⁣that I know nothing ⁣The layers shed ⁣The skin toughens ⁣Asking ghosts in my dreams ⁣Do they know ⁣the ever knowing bliss?⁣⁣Apparitions appear [...]

[375] Lost in a Daze

[375] Lost in a Daze

Things you try to replace ⁣take the shape of the unrecognised ⁣but they arrive back deceitfully ⁣Like a cyclone arrives in the wind ⁣lamenting the past furiously ⁣Singing praises of crimes ⁣⁣Faltering steps you take ⁣to hide your life of yesterday⁣Dust finds its way to pass time ⁣but you forget that the past hibernates⁣even if [...]

[374] Infinite Jest of Living

[374] Infinite Jest of Living

It’s the end of the world⁣I’m screaming to no one at all⁣A lonely death of a lonely mind ⁣finding peace in its plight⁣Caressing regrets of our times⁣Sleeping with kindness at night⁣⁣Oh it’s the end of the world⁣Empires of kings and queens ⁣flashes of a dynasty⁣Killings of a hundred languages⁣Extinct animals used to practice ⁣Lying under [...]

[372] Know Yourself, Know Others

[372] Know Yourself, Know Others

How many times have you observed 
people in their private spaces alone and being their honest selves? There’s an ease or a disquiet 
consuming the way their body moves We’ve probably only watched ourselves 
in those private moments and we know how different we would behave if there was another person amidst our environment 
so [...]

[371] Fire in My Eyes

[371] Fire in My Eyes

My daily life is mostly a dazeInvolved in living the next momentTaking part in the uselessness of scrollingJust to be away from living in my headBut there comes this moment in the dayWhere everything is sky blue clearAnd it arrives like the everyday morning sunwhere I forget apathy, pity, validation, distractionand I am overcome by [...]

[370] How to Walk on Water

[370] How to Walk on Water

Dementia of lightsDarkness makes it wayI carry my plight whereverI have been tonightPremonitions of Cassandraand my life is clear as the sunI know every step I have to taketo be able to walk on waterGlaring crescent sunA brain fog on the waySomething feels amissBut I forget it anywayI venture into the seaI do not know [...]