Desperation is the song of lost souls
slipping away toward something so far beyond
that even starlight is a distant memory...
The air is thick with the moment before downpour
and I can already feel the weight on my shoulders...
Through the crowd a familiar face smiles
and though it beckons me to sit at its table
share a drink and play a hand of cards or two...
As I move beneath the sun
The shadows I cast choke life I cannot see
'Come with me to the end,’ she said.‘I know of a placeWhere the wind tastes of cinnamonRivers flow cold and pure Through meadows of goldAt night clouds departAnd stars fall like snowUpon the mountaintops.Time cannot touch us there.’I listened to herAnd fell more madly in love.We could not knowThe end lay not in golden meadowsOr… Continue reading Come With Me
Across a dim lit roomEye contact repeatedUnspoken words screamedWind in an abyssThe dark place we meet onceBeneath a wild-light moonAnd whispers of the space we shareBeyond something realBuried in ruins not yet builtA world we might have knownHad starlight fallen more kindly upon us