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
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.
So simple to say So difficult to mean This feels like jumping in the pool After knowing you almost drowned last time
Still thinking the things my lips can't say. You may not be flawless but it seems that way. The little things count the most, and I'll never let go of my hope. Just another poem about you I'll never finish, because if this isn't our thing then I'm wasting minutes. Give it a second. When … Continue reading Diamond In The Rough
Silence in the room As tears run down the face of every individual Not a single happy tune plays in a time so difficult Nothing but sighs and sobs We look for consolidation we might find in God The years we've spent The tears we've lent The fears we've bent The cheers we've sent Are … Continue reading Swan Song
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
Our love was so passionate Cause we knew it wouldn't last for shit I can see the pain in the corners of your eyes A room so spacious, but in the corner you reside Even with all the proof against me you would never testify With all the truths they tempt me but my eyes … Continue reading Dead End / No Outlet
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
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.
I stood in the streets of Atlanta with brothers and sisters whose names I do not know Mourning the unjust death of yet another family member. This happens so often you could not guess which instance I'm talking about. As I stood there watching the sea of blue lights approaching like crashing waves We were … Continue reading Sea Of Lights