Cigarette

my gross perfume how delicious to breathe its noxious fumes of tar and ash and pillowing plumes that rise and curl in evenings bright drifting in swirls towards heavenly light: fed by fire, fanned by breath how wonderful to be lost in its depth to watch its world be shorn apart by the slightest breeze […]

between the strings

— chorus (intro, pluck) feels like there’s something missing feels like I’m empty inside feels like I won’t ever find the notes to make me whole — verses (strum) I’ve been sober now for 23 hours only a lifetime to go I know you think that I can’t make it But here is proof that […]

dear darkness

darkness come please take away all the hurt that I have made by loving others and wanting love no more of this darkness my friend darkness please I invite thee to burn away all memories my one wish to have peace: be hollowed out in empty ease no room for love but space to hide […]

twilight reverie

lying on the couch one day closed my eyes and drifted away into reverie where the sweetest notes did play in my mind I could only see chords to play the melody all I knew was that I was waiting for that day to arrive woke up gently to the dark outside with haunting words […]