Facade

You put on such an impeccable facade. Men and women alike Fall for your illustrious mirage. If only you knew The voodoo you do. As others bow to your feet, I see you're incomplete. The pain in your eyes. Too ashamed to cry So you show disdain to the sky There's a void that you … Continue reading Facade

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Tuck you in at night. 

You look at me with wide eyes. The face you wear is usually a frown yet when you see me, you excercise different muscles. This pedestal you put me on  makes it hard to balance I am the bottom of the totem pole. I am not your father. I am not his replacement  His accomplishments … Continue reading Tuck you in at night. 

Memories I Can Still Taste 

Is this what you wanted? Did it play out how you planned it? You're right I never flaunted That wasn't reason enough to panic. I don't get your explanation  I see the signs of desperation  This isn't making sense Why are you focused on things I can't control I never wanted to play no games  … Continue reading Memories I Can Still Taste 

Life Is The Longest Thing We’ll Ever Do

How do you console a person who just lost their mother. What comforting words can you say to the lady who's baby daughter just died. That's a love lost like no other A heart where emptiness will always reside No matter how much we think we understand we really don't Providing a shoulder to cry … Continue reading Life Is The Longest Thing We’ll Ever Do

For Sale?

I am not a prostitute. So why do I find myself Trying to sell myself to you?  Advertising my best qualities  I catch myself dropping subtle hints  Attempting to sew a seed in your head  A reminder that I can make you feel good.