Poetry

For You

Image source: Photo by Vidar Nordli-Mathisen on Unsplash As I watch You sink into me I see so much of myself in You The quiet care between men The most sacred of all bonds I will continue to hold, grow A place in my heart and soul Your spirit and mine You truly were Read more…

Poetry

Thank You For The Moments

Image source: Photo by Kym on Unsplash You just seem so alive Alive in my mind Although lagging behind Your body was The most heartfelt of moments Sitting in the backyard Watching warm sunsets Two men, sharing about their lives Together in knowing That time is what we will have to face Then that Read more…

Poetry

The Road To My Final Resting Place

Image source: Photo by Michael D Beckwith on Unsplash Can I reach? The top of my lungs? Can I breach? The songs left unsung? Deep within me something unmistakably calling me To bring forth the secrets kept from sight A heightened sense of awareness My only companion on this weary road undertaken So strongly Read more…

Poetry

The Grim Reaper

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/asphalt-dark-dawn-endless-531321/ The Grim Reaper Disguised as Your own judgmental Full of despair thoughts Finds You He actually never left He waited Until You were alone The silence of his murderous presence Reeks into the room Darkness follows The inability to let go of Your obsession At times seems very Read more…

Poetry

The Path Yet Unknown

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/clouds-dark-dark-clouds-darkness-416920/ Darkness follows the path yet unknown It reappears and it’s gone And it seems like we have nothing to show for it Go ahead, go for it Creation The sweetest and cruelest lover Time with it under the covers Will leave You smothered It reappears and it’s Read more…

Poetry

Live

Image source: Photo by Oleg Magni from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/brown-church-896754/ Live by the stars and God Follow the light Harness Your right To be a sovereign being It takes some time When death speaks to You Listen When life calls Your number Take action Let Yourself be broken But become whole as Read more…

Poetry

A Good Death

Image source: Photo by GEORGE DESIPRIS from Pexels https://www.pexels.com/photo/white-and-black-moon-with-black-skies-and-body-of-water-photography-during-night-time-748626/ Fear Sometimes has a gripping effect on the mind Body and soul As if it is nature’s way of telling us Hey, not so fast, there’s a certain depth You need to go through first Becoming present with it Is a very Read more…

Poetry

Within Me

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/black-and-white-cold-fog-forest-235621/ I want to get out of my skin So uncomfortable, so delicate the sensation Unbearable, yet there’s nowhere to escape Just sitting here with all that pain I meditate and meditate Is this the only way for me to live? Otherwise life seems like constant discomfort Sharp Read more…

Poetry

Dying

Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/clouds-dark-dark-clouds-darkness-416920/ Remembrance of yesterday As if a part of me is dying And all the memories with it I find Myself gazing out the window a lot these days Watching the leaves play Crows say hey They remain a friendly reminder to me That every day begins anew Read more…