Guilt seeps in slowly Like poison Running through the veins Infecting the bloodstream Spreading like a virus • It grabs you by the chest Roars until you're dying Screams until your eyes bleed Thrives until the very end • Survives even when all hope is lost Breeds even when the ground is infertile Attacks like … Continue reading like poison [poem]
• Together we stand Hand in hand Hearts interlocked Against the bitterness That pierces us Against the hatred That divides us For we are one Made up of different souls Who come together To form an imperfect whole - I'm still not a poet, but this is what's on my mind right now.
I sit here in near silence Limbs lethargic and still Everything is heavy Pressure on the levee That holds it all in Tight in the dreary din I sit here in near silence All hope, no pretense Everything is wrong Like a never ending song It plays and plays Like the end of winter days … Continue reading i sit here in silence [poem]
Text: It never starts slowly It's fast Loud Messy Bang bang Heartbeat races Blurred out faces You long for black Where everything is still You long for peace Where nothing hurts It never starts slowly It just never ends © hiptobesnark Written to quell some late night anxiety a couple of days ago. It kinda … Continue reading it never starts slowly [poem]
The thought sneaks in as I'm washing the dishes. I'm lost in my head as the suds caress my fingers before slowly swirling down the drain. I long to follow it down and vanish from reality. In the background I hear the raised voices I hear the twisted words. Escape is all I can think … Continue reading abandon ship [poem]
This is a response to this that I completely forgot to post. There goes that needle in the haystack Waiting to be found and conquered Tie a knot, form a loop Throw it forward and dream of youth