[468] The Beginnings That Never Begin

[468] The Beginnings That Never Begin

Light trapped in the shadow⁣or you in my mind⁣My mind stutters⁣when it falls in love⁣Severed connection ⁣with my soul⁣Reality shapeshifts ⁣resembling autumn ⁣leaves in spring⁣⁣My feelings for you⁣are found underwater⁣drowning under the weight⁣of my inflated ego⁣Your spell doesn’t work⁣in a magic less place⁣A silent escape ⁣the only thought in my mind⁣⁣Who would have thought⁣silence breaks [...]

[467] Where Hope Goes

[467] Where Hope Goes

(You)The more you know someone⁣the more you find yourself in them⁣If they’re ahead in their path ⁣their past truth will kill your present hope⁣but also offer you an opportunity⁣in the form of a setback ⁣all to reach your future faster⁣One step back two steps forward⁣(Become)We start from zero ⁣and then we change ⁣History repeats ⁣andwe [...]

[465] How To Become Limitless

[465] How To Become Limitless

Neither here ⁣nor here ⁣I find myself in the ⁣middle of my somewhere or⁣to the left of your nowhere⁣I colour the continuums ⁣of all of our paradoxical extremes⁣and sink into complexity ⁣failing to understand ⁣the many versions of me⁣⁣Time rusts and comes to a crawl⁣when we age with the dust of our land⁣Kind souls offer [...]

[464] Weather The Storm

[464] Weather The Storm

Lonesome connections ⁣Surviving predilections ⁣Realisations of the source ⁣of my waning willpower⁣The mind begets peace⁣when the body begets pain ⁣The circle is fulfilled ⁣with the end calling for ⁣a new beginning⁣⁣Bustling connections ⁣of the self-aware plight⁣Ignored truth always⁣finds a way to shine ⁣When words become means ⁣to divert our attention ⁣Just know that we have [...]

[463] We Breathe Underwater

[463] We Breathe Underwater

Curiosity to see if jealousy persists⁣If we’re really talking truth⁣you wanted to see ⁣if our love really persistsMy stoic statue emotions ⁣do not work with you⁣If I really had the chance⁣I’d let you know of tidal wave emotions⁣that you can bring to me⁣ andI can bring to you⁣I realise your hidden mysteriesa reread of Thoreau [...]

[453] A Reminder For Living

[453] A Reminder For Living

Above all choose tranquillity⁣when the rut is a quicksand⁣Above all choose chaos ⁣when all is already lost⁣Beneath it all, you’ll find the truth⁣On the side of truth, you’ll find you⁣⁣Carry wisdom in your anger⁣Search for light in your darkness⁣The shadow awaits you daily⁣the stars dance in their past glory⁣Part ways with your insecurities⁣Shed the skin [...]

[452] The Road To Recovery

[452] The Road To Recovery

Make me believe in ecstasy ⁣⁣⁣⁣I am tired of not being seen⁣⁣⁣⁣ in anything other than miseryShow me the magic you see every day⁣⁣⁣⁣So I can see things I can’t perceiveI want to be able to want⁣⁣⁣⁣and find a passion to burn⁣⁣⁣⁣,a wind to blow and a storm to fall⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣⁣Rare words to fall back on⁣⁣⁣⁣Interventions [...]

[451] The Nostalgic Illness

[451] The Nostalgic Illness

Disappearing dreams on the edges⁣of fluttering rotting pages under nimbus clouds⁣Nostradamus rains all his telic prophecies⁣of lost potential when the mind is ill⁣Can you try understanding simplicity⁣in all its puzzling complexity or⁣does the mind need a substance ⁣for it cannot articulate its own disease⁣⁣Meditative care or empathy⁣and the presence of mind ⁣I am present here [...]

[450] The Grateful Undead

[450] The Grateful Undead

Chronic illness ⁣of dancing stars⁣Supernova tiredness⁣finds us detached from life⁣⁣Storms scare ⁣the little resolve of the undead⁣Disconcerted efforts ⁣all to keep insanity at bay⁣⁣Drained of white⁣I discover a new vocabulary⁣that survival teaches⁣to the ones left alive Painting by Frank Kelly Freas

[449] The Ages of Man

[449] The Ages of Man

Every way that anyonehas tried to show me always ended up in a cul de sac Feverish intensitiesBurnt out cavalryEmotional fallaciesI retrace my stepstake a left from the bush of ignoranceand a right from whenever I felt right Pride can lead to vanity and I neededto reach a zone outside of my comfortThe haven of [...]