Monthly Archives: July 2017

749 Lonely Still [18 February 2006]

It was something on her lips, in the way she smiled. It was strange to think that she had lingered here waiting for something to happen, waiting for someone to come along. It never occurred to her that what she … Continue reading

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748 If She Could [31 January 2006]

If she could but find her way, trace the route back to him, she would not fail again. Her hands would hold on, her grasp never loosening. Her life had become defined by a journey that was now her own. … Continue reading

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747 [23 January 2006]

Discovery can be a great thing; horizons have expanded because of such. Discovery can uncover what you dislike about yourself, what you have your faults in, what mistakes you have made. That I could no sooner belong to someone than … Continue reading

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746 Intangible [18 January 2006]

Intangible, a nothingness that comes upon me. It grabs at my feet and pulls me down, and I delight in its caress, its quiet silence that leaves the world outside. Too exhausted with the worries of reality, I let it … Continue reading

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745 [18 January 2006]

I feel it tug at me. Deep in my soul, it pulls, gentle-like, and then harder. The darkness wells up again, its tendrils of black smoke reaching so perilously for my earthly body. I want to embrace its cold silence, … Continue reading

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744 [04 January 2006]

These words dwell in the chambers of my soul, long withheld in fear of their importance. Eternity does not yield her cloak, nor turn her face from Life, so neither shall I. Faith, thought lost, shall not betray me but … Continue reading

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743 Sometimes [19 November 2005]

Sometimes I see you there, in the mirrors of my mind. Waving back at me, you smile, but the reflection there is an image made-up. A distortion of who you really were. I console myself now, as you weren’t the … Continue reading

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742 If I Had to Dream [19 November 2005]

If I had to dream, raging thunderstorms overhead, his eyes blazing into mine. If I had to live, fingers enmeshed in his, at his side I would stand. If I had to see, the planes of his face would be … Continue reading

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741 Words [03 November 2005]

Words hold so much meaning to them. We fear them revealing our darkest secrets, tremble in anticipation at passion disclosed. We shrink back in terror at their hate, desperately desire them to fall from the lips of one we love. … Continue reading

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740 I Should Go [02 November 2005]

I should go, wander amid the sea of disease, drown myself in illness. This I should do. Thus forgetting my life, forgetting my health, forgetting my mind. My purpose here is unknown, laundered out of humanity, tossed aside with no … Continue reading

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