A moment

Tense, taut and toxic,Pain grips my throat.My eyes squeeze shut. Light cast out, Hopelessness rules the empty black. Tears escape, a wail choked back.It’s just me and me now. In this moment, the world could end.

Under lock and key

Loneliness, I see you there.You take me to such places whereIt doesn’t matter who I’m with,You and I can always live.A place so dark, under lock and key,Somehow, no-one else can see. We spend a lot of time in there,Just sitting, aching, laying bareAll the traumas of my past.Until finally at last,Something breaks inside ofContinue reading “Under lock and key”