15 October, 2010 at 19:06 (Uncategorized)

A forever of never.
It’s all about the possibilities,
the might-have-beens,
the could-still-bes.
Eternal promises,
forever nows,
the stuff of fantasy.
For what is forever,
promises never,
for all the maybe-sometime,


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7 October, 2010 at 23:17 (Uncategorized)

I have never seen a diamond
I would never want to
they sparkle, or so I hear
like a child’s drawing
bespoilt with silver.
I much prefer your smile,
it glitters
much as glass does,
or cracks across ice.
Like some frosty jack
skating across my window,
your smile glitters.
In a sparkle where
are the cracks of life
and the subjects that must
remain untouched
where are those carefully
coiling disasters
that taste so much sweeter
than an emptily worded

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4 October, 2010 at 00:10 (Uncategorized)

I am a dog barking in the street
and always have been,
from the start whispering to myself
promises about you, never kept.

I am a dog barking, loudly swearing,
to savage the man who made you cry,
another promise I never kept
along with the one
to be silent when you walked by.

I am a dog barking in the street,
whispering promises to myself
that I have never kept and never will,
loud declarations to defend your life
and endangering it instead.

A dog, barking in the street,
for no one would take it home
without a bite to follow through on the bark.

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