It’s three walls closing in around you and the only open exit is a cliff edge leading to a pit of spikes. But slowly. Creeping death as Metallica would have it. And it’s all the more tangible for being so slow, because you can see and feel and dread it coming, but there seems like no way to stop it without making everything exponentially worse.
So you freeze. Continue reading Moonlit Musing – Anxiety.
A whole becomes halved and doubled,
With a single lie.
A truth more complicated
than math could prove to be.
She escaped a healthy relationship
into the wilds of addiction,
A decision that destroyed
and created in equal unpleasant measure. Continue reading Moonlit Musing – Infidelity
Surrender to the swell –
The crescendo of emotion,
In one moment focus,
On all the beauty and all the bad.
Let it rip you apart;
Let it put you together. Continue reading Moonlit Musing – Vulnerable
Of Blood and Hurricanes
Where’s the limit?
Where’s the line?
Thirty plus years, and
You never found the time.
But now? With catastrophe,
Suddenly, we’re family.
“Blood means something”
Not to me. Continue reading Moonlit Musing – With Catastrophe, Comes…
It’s a bit of a wait and see,
A watch and be,
One grain of struggling sand,
In a stranded hourglass. Continue reading Moonlit Musing – Alcohol Cures
Crucifixes littering the walls,
Affixed to each door in the hall, Continue reading Moonlit Musing – Hoarding
All falls into disrepair
Are you still too drunk to care? Continue reading Moonlit Musings – Alcohol
You thought things would change
Like the words meant I’d miraculously be better
But passed experience has left me lastingly bitter.
All my love before has been vicious –
Cracked glass and thrown dishes,
Continue reading Moonlit Musings – Broken
You Can Do Better
You can do better.
he’s what you deserve…
What you’re earned
Driven by fear
And not ambition. Continue reading Moonlit Musing: Judgement Calls