Ring of Smoke

Taking a puff on a cancer stick Not really thinking of being sick The momentary relief of the tar and the ‘tine Peace in my life through poison unseen Years pass through with no noticeable news Of the dreaded demand of its dirty dues Not knowing of the constricted tightness of breath That would hurry … More Ring of Smoke

Airplane Gaze

Just setting the scene for how it went down Looking back on my past and the life that I found Standing on a playing field, looking up at the sky Knowing it was imminent, I was gonna die As the plane flew over, the tremor was real But not from the engines this shaking I … More Airplane Gaze

Thanks for being you

Thanks for being you Maybe not the best version But original through and through You didn’t try and copy the social media fake friends and acquaintances or trail in their wake of pretence and imagery A pseudonym trying to make Thanks for being you you played no small part In helping God to mould me … More Thanks for being you

Decisions

Decisions and choices In the midst of the voices Making me choose Which way to go If it’s this then make it so But what if it’s that How will I know The paths laid out clearly before me But the well-worn grass Is just too long to see Through to the outcome So HOW … More Decisions

The Fog

Darkness hung on the phantom light Through the mystery of the impenetrable cloud Every movement that cannot be seen Exaggerated into ghosts graves and ghouls Groaning into phantom memories Of yesterday and of what might have been Twisting our guilt in remembered scenes Our today locked with an unknown key That leaves liberty languishing longingly … More The Fog

Role

Seems like he’s picking them off one by one How long will it be before they are all gone? My dear dear friends, who were always around Now it seems so few are left to be found Who is to blame for my generations loss? Who is responsible? Who will pay the cost? Is it … More Role

Tears

When all the hurt inside is trying to come out And all the pin you have makes you doubt When sorrows from before come back to haunt And your past catches up to try and taunt Just come to the One you know you can trust Give Him it all before you bust He is … More Tears