Twilight’s Allure: A Poem

I think the world stopped for a moment When those curtains were unraveled. The sun, the moon, the graciousness of the universe Laid bare in front of my slaving eyes, I saw this planet at its finest From the absolute divergent to my home. And that night I could not sleep Knowing that the world…

Tears

Sell my tears to the ocean that flooded your hometown once Because they are every bit as volatile.

Family: A Poem

Was it ignorant or just carefree of me to not notice The permanence of the creases on my father’s forehead until today? Was it selfish or just powerless of me to let My brother fall deeper and deeper into the abyss of obscurity? Was it unkind or completely narcissistic of me to misconstrue My mother’s…

Purgatory: A Poem

Demons shackled me, their sharp claws tearing through my lungs, Satan summoned himself from the depths of his Heaven, Tortured souls spewed sweet nothings into my eardrums, But I worshipped the Archangels of salvation. Grappling with the obsidian smoke slowly possessing my body, Carving out sigils to keep the Devil away from my humble abode,…

We Got High

So I went camping with friends. And I have never been camping before, so I guess, it is pretty predictable that I was almost completely… let’s say, ill-equipped. Absolutely ill-equipped for the thunderstorms and the unavailability of network. And to top that off, all my hopes of finding doggos were shattered when I didn’t find…