The desolate

And so she fell far from grace… / From herself there is no more to give / No sanctuary / No peace / Here chaos reigns

POEM – Desolate

The downward spiral / Brings with it / A vast emotional void / Desolate, barren / Faces that will not reveal / Mouths that will not speak …


This music / inside my soul / directed / in and at me / is this what I need? / singular focus / time to gather / towards / propel / recon…

Poet Whisperer

Gentle now / whisper for the poet steeps


The lion stares with his cold dark eyes’ / a person shrivels when they die.

No Way Out

He had been alone for so long now / He wasn’t sure if he could allow / Himself to trust another human / He didn’t know if he e…

Pupil of Hues

Chilling orange winds / criple breathless lungs / in the midst of a dreary / autumn afternoon. / Cracks in the sidewalk / swallow the foots…

The Writer

He said he’d left college years before / to write his novel / and hitchhiked the country in search / of characters.

The Light

Clocks tick, dogs bark, / My hair grows longer by the day…


She cries in the silence of the night, / No tears, no sounds, no movement to betray her. / Her soul dies each night, hoping the day will br…


The above title pretty much sums up the atmosphere around this place. During this time of year, here in Outer Banks, North Carolina, which …

Pretty as You Feel

She caught herself this morning, / Cursing at herself. / She said you’re ugly, you’re so fat, / She said I hate myself.


It’s not that you don’t care anymore, / that stupidity or cowardice has taken you; / you’re simply sick to death, / of wh…

Don’t You Remember

Seasons passed one by one / as I turned to say hello / to yesterday.

Roiling clouds of black disgust

Roiling clouds of black disgust, / Slowly / Lurge their way across the desolate ground / Devoid of life

State of Spirit

At least not here / In this desolate place

This Desolate Place.

Was it words unsaid? Or deeds not done? / Answers flood in, where no answers can fathom.

Isle of Hidden Desolation

I’m an inner shadow of an aberration I’ve come to abhor / As others shed their light of admiration for me in the outer facade t…

A desolate beach

Twisted trees and thorns / Stand guard at the entrance, / And cliffs hide from view / A secluded cove. / Rocks and deadwood / Like bones of…

The Seeds Of The Desolate

the seeds of the desolate / to sow doubt in their’s mind / to sow confusion / sow in ourselves blood / sow in our thoughts / the see…


All alone, sick and hungry / No way to live we’d all agree / Without a friend no one to care / She doesn’t live here she doesn&…

The Lonely Place

Desolate is The Lonely Place / Yet it is so filled with grace / As if it were just set aside / For those who want to hide / No one really w…


Slight slow lines / walk fast for themselves, / I saw the world that surrounds me

Desolate and Beautiful Molokai

Desolate yet beautiful, Molokai mourns a past while simultaneously acting on a daring dream for tomorrow.

Finding My Journey


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