Tag: uncertainty

What it Means to Wait

Time is fleeting.

As Many Did

It was another bloody night. Again we went, Sent off to fight. Some died, some survived. We never understood Who or why. I fought a man, as many did. He shot at me, I cornered him. He put his weapon on the ground, Put up his hands, Spoke clear and loud. "I'm just a man, ...

The Voices

They come to us at dusk, Just as surely as the moon, Ready to dismantle us With sickly twists of truth. "What a weak, pathetic thing you are, A sad and meager joke. Do you know that they are laughing As you struggle and you choke? How long 'til they abandon you, and tire of ...

Breathe No More

With what words could I hope to possibly define The dizzying array of thoughts and hope I get And the queasy vomit that your eyes do beget? Oh what sweet and piteous woe to call you mine. What awful noxious fumes arise from words refined. Stopping Earth upon its axis to not end yet The ...

La Poema Basura

Cuando mis palabras ingléses No son bastantes Yo canto en una idioma Que no he aprendido la forma Porque parece claro Que yo no paro Haciendo un error, En la vida o asuntos de amor. Pienso que no estoy perfecto, Y que este poeta no es correcto. Y no necesito tu que ayudar, Ni nada ...

Landmines and Lightning

There is a force here in the air, Dormant and unspoken. Discharge borne of silent words, Rendering me open. At the behest of nature's forces, I feel powerless and weak. In the wake of littered land by men, I cannot step forward, cannot speak. For the sand upon my heels, Burning deeply at my ankles ...

Take it Slow

This feeling, as I tell it In a song or as I yell it, Does it matter If I clatter, Or if I should fall in love? I want the latter. If I can't do any better, Put my thoughts into some letters, Write a poem or a song. "LA LA LA" String along, string ...