Not MC Hammer

“Till now I always got by on my own. I never really cared until I met you. And now it chills me to the bone. How do I get you alone?” ~Heart I was never quite as good with the ladies as I thought I was. In fact, I would bet you that 90% of … Continue reading Not MC Hammer

Sleight of Hand

Call it sleight of hand A mesmerizing sight She looks away and it’s gone Brow furrowed in the pouring rain While she’s chasing memories Complicated and awestruck Hiding from shadows On street corners, in dreams Fragmented echoes repeating Then gone in an instant Invisible and unsure Shaking her fragile world Umbrella shielding her fast Against … Continue reading Sleight of Hand

Without Me

The sun still shines down from on high Casting shadows on the summer ground Geese still fly low, close down to the sand Gathering steam for winter’s journey Even though I am not here. The dreams of children still get dreamt And some of them often come true Fire still consumes more than it fuels … Continue reading Without Me

Alone and Lonely

It’s a misnomer, that being alone means being lonely That having people around means you’re never alone Because when you drive off a cliff you affect others One by one, they topple like dominos It’s a bold-faced lie that they tell you in kindergarten You know, the one about always being nice That good comes … Continue reading Alone and Lonely