Evading the crossfire

I woke up this morning with a spade in my heart  Seeing forgotten people lying, dying on desolate trains the last sip fermenting on their breath I smile to both midnight blue stars  And lights of electric yellow at the beginning of day Barrels of brown sugar spilt on the kitchen floor  A criminal lookin’ […]

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Reciprocate

Say hello  Say goodbye  I’ll reciprocate whatever you give me If we cross paths don’t be soulless, meek, or jaded   We can’t help but continue to sin everyday for pleasures And afterwards strip our conscious by finding meanings through confessions  You only feel embarrassment when caught So either be sneaky with it or fess up […]

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The Firing (Short story)

This story is loosely based on true events that happened to me. Character names were changed in order to protect the identities of the people in this story. 1 This call script is too long-winded and robotic. There is no style or personality with every line I read. I’m on the second paragraph, yes the […]

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Another day awaits

I don’t have no baby no one t’call me honey I don’t have no baby All of ’em left without tellin’ me goodbye Our contact as silent as a black and white film wit’ no replies I got a pocket fulla money Worn shoes that trekked thousand of miles But I ain’t found me no […]

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Stay deep

I can hear simpletons argue at the surface level They’ve become accustomed to systematic deception and corruption I can’t turn back it’s now or never  As I sink back into my childhood fears  Fears of becoming a victim to the depths I’ve tried my best to overcome  But it’s comfortable down here where clarity is […]

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Freedom Flight

Captive and lost in time  A prey to a chain link oppression  Freedom to reach everywhere and at any time was once a formality Pain and courage silenced by cold steel  Blessings of a spring gust  Brought momentum to push forth from the adversity  Now this flightless bird has awoken now To begin once again […]

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