Explore

Openness is a gift Without end Lacking parameters I can Freely explore all that is Available to me In this world, This vast, expansive world. But I sometimes get lost Exploring, Discovering, Understanding, My head and heart Overwhelmed With the promise of possibility...

Sunset

The sun is rising in the west. The world is upside down and Nothing makes sense. I dream of green sunsets Following days imbued with innocence. But until that day, I cannot...

Freedom

The freedom to lie, The freedom to steal, The freedom to kill, Freedom for a few. The freedom to love, The freedom to heal, The freedom to feel alive, Freedom for...

Loved and Accepted

I thought I had Discovered myself Within a place That resonated with my Vision and my Passion I went there to be loved and accepted Only to be misunderstood and rejected I created a place To love and To accept and To discover and To understand And I invited my Friends...

Smoking Mirror

Going home to a place that Faded away With time, with life, with age Survival is death. The heavens in my eyes opened up Flooding me Awakening me Liberating me, my Pristine superficiality Shattered. Sleep, food, sex, air Oblivion. The mirror of my conscience...

The Rose Guard

How can we appreciate the roses When our bread is nearly gone When our bread was Stolen from us last week. How can we feel any happiness or Understand hope when our Bread is nearly gone. Our bread was stolen from us Last week. Where has the bread gone, Where are my...

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