whispers and screams

(Co-written by @fontsize4poetry) They tell me that I’m no good. Crawling up along my shoulder blades, they cling to my ear lobes and pull up. Whispering with conviction- Look at you. Ugh. Do better. They tell me it’s my fault, pushing back my shoulders, tugging aggressively on my ear lobes, screaming with assertion. Look atContinue reading “whispers and screams”

Fake flowers 

Dear inventor of fake flowers, why? I understand that maybe you just wanted to capture beauty and keep it forever, but don’t you let people believe that looks will last. Didn’t you realise that there is beauty in aging, that there is character to the bunch with a few wilting stems? You can’t trick meContinue reading “Fake flowers “

Half heartedly in love 

They met in a dream, so real to him, she had made a lasting impression, but never hung around to be recalled at his discretion… One half of his heart she would fill with love, the other with tension. He knew she would either be a life partner or another life lesson Despite his manyContinue reading “Half heartedly in love “

Peice of my mind 

The mind; a battle field, for the worrier warrior, who draws the will he wields from his soul sheath, while hiding behind his ego shield. Fighting for a sense of security, defending a feeling of purity, descending and transcending maturity. An odyssey not for the eyes to see, just time zones redefined by a mindContinue reading “Peice of my mind “

Pegasus 

one of the best known creatures in Greek mythology. He is a winged divine stallion usually depicted as pure white in color, Pegasus is a symbol for the divine, and in my opinion so are the zebra, their stripes represent a balance between light and dark. Balance, as opposed to purity, to me,  is aContinue reading “Pegasus “

moral fabric

Sever ties, or sew it’s seems…fabricated materialism tightly woven into a dream… Buttons pushed, tighter at the collar…the emperor needs a new suit, for which he will pay top dollar… Strung along ever so gently, tucked neatly into a pocket, ironed out,nice and clean….Or so it seams… Fabricated materialism; satin stitches sewn, the emperors stunningContinue reading “moral fabric”