Candle

The spaces like boxes to fill Rest against each-other An empire to build.   Gaps with a purpose Waiting to feel again. Searching for the meaning They so ardently defend.   The footprints trailed In setting concrete The known lost cause The open defeat   Words fill the hollows Beneath what is there Tempting the…

It Slithers Down

It slithers down, Through the streams of my thoughts Like a vulture circling around. It waits for me to drown, It slithers down.   I feel it now, The sense of loss, The longing, It hands me the crown Forces itself to bow, All as it slithers down.   There it hangs upon the cross,…

Out the Window

I watch time pass through the shutters of my eye lids, Silence lost, over stimulation of the primitive. We dance like monkeys upon our homes, Lost in a trance within our world-like tombs. We Live, We Comply, We Die. Where does it end, when do we begin to contend, Fight to be free not just…