Unhappy (for lack of a better word)

Snoring your insecurities away / And then bringing them up for me / To choke on / While you sleep peacefully.

Even if

There is no hope for me / He will never want me / I can scream until my face turns blue / And still he won’t hear me / Even if my blue eyed…

GOODBYE

In the dark cold night / I sit by candelight / Life is slipping by / Day falls into night / My heart beats slower / Than yesterday / All my…

The Kilt

“…When I get in there, I am going to tell the first men I see I have a hot mate in the car in a skirt with no underwear!”…

Colour of my soul

Loneliness is a friend / it’s always there with me / Deep down I know / This is where I want to be / Darkness is my world / this plac…

The Architecture of the Tortured Heart

Rip it / Shred it / Slash it / Squash it / Tear it apart.

THE CIRCLE OF LOVE

So the prince set off right away on his trusty steed heading towards the tower with rapid strides. This would be so easy he thought -

It took one.

Fast ridded you of your old friends and loves / Changed through the bright surroundings / Of life

Non-fiction’s not always an unhappy story

I’m telling her story, the woman who experienced drowning - / or what she recognised as drowning when life flashed through mind withi…

Feeling Alone

Do you feel alone?

My Unhappy Valentine

Today was for me, / Tomorrow do what you want, / Left me alone, / Here in this house of leaves and rain. / How am meant to feel? / My unhap…

buyer beware

it looked so simple, / easy and straight forward / nothing untoward / just go ahead / sign on the dotted line / but nothing’s ever ea…

Stolen my Freedom

I can’t go out without with your permission / I can’t make new friends for your insecurities / I don’t have the freedom to use MY space how…

House of Lies

The caves of denial are closing in, / The walls of spider spun lies are falling, / The floor of unstable dreams is collapsing, / All of thi…

I’m Not Unhappy

I’m not unhappy I said / Yesterday / Soaking up that thought / Lying in the dark / Lying in the Dawn / I’m not unhappy? / Ok so…

Vulnerable

I need to be pampered / And not ignored.

INTO THE DARKNESS

Experiencing the loss of a family member.

Unhappy

I soulless being from your deepest dream / A whisper / A breeze / A sound

So Lonely

Life takes turns no one expects / Loneliness sadness and unhappiness / Sitting in a room with a crowd / Wanting to scream outloud / SO LONE…

GRAY DAY

I am a Geisha / That is who I am / I was raised since a child / To serve man / I have a son / Who is only two / I must live my life / To p…

Crypt

Enslaved in this crypt / This tomb that is my room / Like a child, suffocated / Inside the womb

Not today- you are not here

My friends / we dance around / in never ending circles / hoping that he or she may see us / Looking for the happiness / which we often shar…

THE GARDNER

He has always been a cautious man / Wanted to garden that was his plan / His young life took him in different direction / Until one day he …

lost

TALE OF A LOST SOUL ON A JOURNEY

OBSCENITIES

he smiled at her / she smiled back / obscenities flew / stuck like tacks / in her mind / she hated him so / obscenities flew / but he didn&…

DIAMONDS & PEARLS

she wore sparkling diamonds / on her face was a veil / a long story of love / a woeful tale / in the midnight hour / she was his slave / d…

Unsure

Why is it trust changes? / Why can’t I just believe? / Why is the one thing that’s concrete, / Turning to quicksand? / Why is it in a momen…

Unhappy Ending

I shrugged. Helplessly. How could I lie? How could I pretend anything other than the evidence she had, until just seconds ago, held in her…

Unhappy Ending

(Mature)

SERIOUS LITTLE GIRL

My name is Rose / Look at these clothes / Can’t run up the hill / I might take a spill / We’re going out today / But I want to …

SNOOZE

Went for a walk to try to clear my head / Was still tired when I got out of bed / After thirty-five years of wedded bliss / And a wonderful…

Counting Calories

The point is simple. If I want to eat something I try to deprive myself of it for that very same reason. I can control this, unlike everyth…

Oct. 19, 12

Oct. 19,12 / I’m sad. Not the kind where you tell a joke and a smile suddenly appears on my face. I’m the kind of sad that only a tiny perc…

Loneliness

Loneliness can creep and find you. / In a crowd / it stands behind you, / Like an ambush / it surrounds you.

SADNESS

Unhappy

Gotta match

Still I write

No Happy I See.

Ever from first… / Forever now cursed…

As Time Slowly Walks

Like this hollow voice / resonating / between these cold and silent walls / i sit / gazing aimlessly / through these / white silky curtai…

Low Life

Imperfect / In the perfect picture. / I look around me… / Just things, / Vaguely familiar treasures / Collected, / Discarded. / The …

This Comes From A Dark Place… Could be Hard…

Tired of it dribblin down my leg everytime i take it piss, / Wishin it was deeper… by accident I knick my wrist, / Throwin up at the …

Unhappy

We are never happy with life, / The economy runs on peoples wish for a new life. / Some people have nothing, / They don’t have a goo…

A Poem About Waking Up Feeling Like Shit.

Shit and chunky milk, / stale cereal that’s grown staler, / so you could excuse me for not being so thrilled / at having another crac…

Stuck

When you come into combat with a seed of insecurities / It’ll either infest your mind and grow uncontrollably, / Or by a miracle̷…

THE SEA (ME)

But external water is all that I find, / The water fountain that’s in my eyes!

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