Boots

His feet hurt He needs new boots He has been putting it off for months Maybe years. Though every day is the same His feet hurt worse and worse Maybe tomorrow He decides Maybe next week  

avoiding the draft

The best way to avoid the draft Is to a be a coward And hide from duty And obligation While the rest Of your generation Catches bullets And wastes Their youth For fat old men In Washington Who wage war Against other fat Entitled Politicians In places That feel far away This is the way …

This is the End

of a war that lasted 265 years an old war and old hates filled with bloody battle after bloody battle no family untouched death famine sickness bodies lingering piled up like disappointment no one cares At one time righteous victory was sought wrongs righted then it was about taking back¬†loss than revenge then a horrible …

Squinty Eyes

The one thing I can say that has changed Since the day long ago On which my innocence was lost Is that my eyes no longer squint close when I smile or laugh I don't know when this quirk disappeared I only just realized The girls The ones I want Have stopped Commenting on it …

A Delusion

You know how things go. You see the way people think. You feel their feelings. You can use this innate ability deep within your soul to see everything, the future, the past, intentions, emotions. You know all answers. You decide there is only one reason all this is possible. You must be God. You walk …

Breathe

Live to breathe Breathe to live One without the other and there would be nothing Nothing may be something something is always nothing Tangibility touching holding feeling having this is not breath breath is gone before the mind can tolerate the thought of not having it Life is what was what is never what could …

Elements of Him

  The Soul Consciousness Awareness of the self Chemicals Nerves response Muscles A brain Eyes Sight The senses The physical The astral The essence of being Preclusion of death The threat of nothing. The end of what The bobbing sense of here The same The now The was The will ¬†