Poem Day 2: 1-800-273-8255

There’s something that makes sense Then something that doesn’t There are moments of clarity There are murky thoughts too One foot out the door A split second thought Passed the highway A split second jolt Then you’re awake Death is inevitable We’ll be buried at some point Burned and scattered Forgotten, rarely remembered There are …

Pieces of Peace: “saviour of a toxic romance”

In the long run, you’ll realize that there are a few relationships in life that’s not worth saving. Do not constantly remind yourself that you are in love. Or tell yourself that there is no one else in the world that will love and tolerate you because you’re only settling down with someone for the …

October Rains

I asked for your name I wish I never did Because I was speaking in tongues With goosebumps crawling on my neck And you hadn’t touched me yet I asked for your number That was my second mistake For a year I spoke in mediocre abbreviations While I screamed metaphors to my pillow I’m dramatically …

Poet’s Block

Verses, lines and rhythm you can always put that into a tune. A poem is easily a song but a song can’t be easily poetic. You can rhyme and say that your words came from a deep place yet how deep did you go to find your own vocabulary? How deep did you really go …