Forgotten

My nightmares of you have finally slowed The smirk on your face is starting to dull The lies you told have lost their hold The mask you wore has lost its host The damage you’ve done is unresolved Yet I take steps to be absolved Of any debts you left ignored You can’t repress my…

Secrets

10/7/17 I want to give reasons why something is wrong send them into the air even with no response I could write full chapters on family histories to validate my mind on my thoughts and theories I could add human touch to what I’ve been through paint a picture of why it may mean something…

Under the Iron Sea

Under the Iron Sea is an album by one of my favorite, now unfortunately broken up bands, Keane. Their album cover from their 2006 release is the featured image. The art has always resonated with me, just as the band and their music has. I tried to attend as many live shows as I could…

Prodigal SonĀ 

For Americana Injustica – I felt inspired to write this based on both of our experiences Oh no – You don’t get to have a case A plea or grain of saving grace Your pain did more than stay within It bled to the innocent, expanded your sin You’re forgiven now? Must be nice That…

Displaced Little Girl

A displaced little girl wept years in silence. She pressed on night and day to keep on living and tried too many ways to keep her soul alive. This was the recent Facebook status of my cousin “M”, who was abused for 12+ years by my uncle “Benj”, though he doesn’t deserve that endearing nickname….