Lightning

You yelled “action” and we’re back into this scene Your hearts racing I remember that feeling The unseen A familiar love A touch from above The glare in your eyes Your grip on my thighs Wise beyond your time Somewhere lying bare in the history of my karma Within you I see Zion Maybe its…

You looked me in the face Too lost in space Too faded to see me Too lost in void Polaroid after Polaroid but you never get the picture Never read a Scripture You just love the poison You just need the liquor Recycling old patterns You never learn Lesson on repeat Never let it burn…

Celestial

I sat with my divine counter parts She said I never needed these wings to be this fly That I never needed the high to elevate Only needed to meditate She reminded me that I was the drummer and the dancer The mother and the daughter The water that quenched thirst The seeker with the…

Yesterday’s tomorrow

I thought of you yesterday To my dismay and with tears in my eyes You watched me die inside A botched heart A clumsy start Instead of helping me, you gave me the bullets and gun Watched me pull the trigger Offered no compassion Turned away and left me in the dark Alone and afraid…

My dear Melancholy

My dear Melancholy Did you let your ego win Or did it get you down on two knees Am I too late to the party Or are you totally consumed I know you watch me from a distance Hoped that things could’ve been different Bitterness in your delivery A slippery slope Polished intuition Up ahead…

Exuviate.

I shed skin A million snakes A trillion aches Withered away Face to face Demons within A million sins Traces on my silky flesh This lace fits so well These hips so swell Seductive hiss Plumped lips Secrets I’ll never spill The lesson The lesson On repeat Remind me Rewind it Better yet Fast forward…

He taught me.

He taught me, never to trust myself Second guessing became second nature He taught me, that his rejection was nothing Minimal to that of the world He taught me loneliness, with him at my side physically there, mentally long gone He taught me, that I wasn’t good enough on to the next, or back to…