I want to write but everything feels forced. So I'm just going to stay quiet for a while. There are many poems here, feel free to read past ones and comment if you haven't already. Thanks.
We want easy No resistance Minimal conflict Perfection provided on our timetable / Bestow only good Dump painful moments Trash hard lessons Reveal all retiring hope Is asking for everything Too much to ask for Seven days hours twenty-four forevermore
Unexpected deficits tame heightened cravings Scarcity keeps feet stable and mind centered Thought I needed more of what I want but after stretched time A dried riverbed became an examination tour Needs perished furthermore thought refinement soared / Detachment Quenches the thirst, After a short season of suffering Revealed worth glitters highlighted in sharpened intensity. … Continue reading Sifting Shaking
Drowsy drive Awake, alive Priorities, focus aimed poorly Mediocre effort, circles with worn feet / The sun is up, it's dull My lackluster tendencies old Lawnmower refusing to start kind of feel I don't want to die and God ask why my hands love pockets Plugged into dead-end sockets / Isolated, my favorite word I … Continue reading Dull Driving
Ten percent of the bed left Hanging off the edge with regrets Called plain and predictable most days Guess I'm not action packed in any way Vault with half of my thoughts secure Expressing everything causes blurring so omission is the cure - She says I believe she can't do anything right Any criticism is … Continue reading Eggshell Salad