I can’t do this alone

A kid with concrete tears. Hardened by the streets.. Not numb.. Only refusing to put his guard down.. Vulnerability is not an option. It’s the choice between suicide or remaining a soldier.. The tragedy of residue from decisions made by others.. Father. Unknown. Sibling. None. Mother. Addict. Prostitute. Jobless. The symbol of a vision takingContinue reading “I can’t do this alone”

Clearing my head

Frustrated. Daily giving my best Feeling stagnant with no progress Strained and barely getting by Tears streak my face and burn my eye This wasn’t the plan I’ve always done the best I can But why does it get harder each day Send me a rainbow leading the way Ease a little of my painContinue reading “Clearing my head”

Gasping Underwater

Silence is a prison/ Only method of escape is through a pen/ Temporarily/ Inside are screams and struggles demanding release/ Outside it’s cool, calm, and utter peace / Confused as to where to find the key/ But constantly in search, longing to be free/ My reality feels like I’m at the bottom of a pool/Continue reading “Gasping Underwater”

Just Thinking…Again

When did we get to the point of laughing at the pain of another ? Or tickled by misfortune? Somehow our helping hands turned into a pointing finger. Too many tears are salting the earth Too many gallons of blood quench the thirsty green grass of this America When did we grow deaf to theContinue reading “Just Thinking…Again”

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Blazing up cause he can’t deal with reality… Puffs of smoke, numbing his ability. To blind to see the fallacy in his action… Heavy burdens smothering his reaction. I gazed and didn’t speak.. Wondering how a strong mind can be so weak. Going through the motions day after day … Not knowing that he hasContinue reading “untitled 2”