Tag Archives: Loss

A Never Ending

You never did like my poetry. You never liked how my words exposed the truth. You didn’t find comfort when I was finally released from the pain. You never wanted to let go. I never wanted to let you go, … Continue reading

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Christmas

She was sleeping when the bomb set off only fifteen miles away. Her dreams became louder as the flames licked through the shattered window of the sedan that had just entered the inner-city. Bright lights shone on the inside of … Continue reading

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Last Train Out

This morning, I looked into the mirror and saw the face of a man who looked like he missed the last train out. For breakfast, I stared at the toaster as it burnt the bread to a crisp, and poured … Continue reading

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Patch

These words are my apology because I gave you the eye of my storm. These words are the sunken treasure you may never find in my sea of guilt, buried so deep even the oil patches won’t recognize them. These … Continue reading

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Wrecking Ball

There are some days we dream about the gods. There are times our faith leaves us with so much hope we decide to jump from a burning bridge in order to feel ourselves gliding away from the fire. We pray … Continue reading

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