Epiphanic Catharsis

Epiphanic Catharsis The so-called cool kids were mean gnawed away at my self-esteem They made up excuses to bait and spread rumors twisted with hate My desire to fit in was fleeting I should have seen through their sheeting was dubbed public enemy uncool and threatened with beatings at school Now that I’m grown, I…

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Last Curtain Call

Last Curtain Call The last line just a mark in time where changes occurred memories blurred bridges burned the last page was turned and all that remained in the last words stained indelibly penned one more story’s The End Tilting at windmills with featherless quills © LTM 4/13/16 2016 April PAD Challenge: Day 13

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Chemical Reaction

Chemical Reaction Stonewalled blank expression choking on words Frozen not numb dumb unfounded Mind racing thought bouncing balance malfunction Widespread panic internal quakes Self-inflicted dopamine response spaced-out drowsy complete shutdown All systems shut down Outside-in: unfeeling uncaring cold-hearted bitch Inside-out: emotional overload caring too much Remember me remember this because in those moments I can’t…

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Resilience

Resilience Stay or go I don’t know I’d miss those guys with their alibis but what a surprise nobody cares Splitting hairs for the sake of […] something that was never there Still a pat on my back for knowing despair showing some flare growing a pair and walking away before it’s too late and…

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The Spiel

The Spiel Emotionally spaced out The distance between you and crazy is not wide enough to keep hell’s demons from gnawing at the whole Your soul so guarded and locked away not so safe, you say losing grounded every day Just want to look at the sky take a chance maybe fly To do so…

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