Hannah

Imagine if you will A world without a face The sky is a ceiling The clouds out of place   The mountains, a vanguard For forests unseen Among the trees There lived a queen   Her name was Hannah   She lived in a castle With walls of moss hung over trees Clothed in feathers … Continue reading Hannah

The Garden Of Statues

The sun sets, the sun also rises. Over a field of iron trees; A city whose souls reach the sky In clouds of smoke, blackened, Defining the light of a world.   Hidden, there stands a statue- The blind prophet, Trapped from the present by the future. Beneath him, a plaque, long since forgotten: “It … Continue reading The Garden Of Statues

Speech

The shadows sank deeper And spread across The face of the water Until it brushed the trees On my side of the river   His hands move ripples In his rhythm Like waves The town across the river Will feel these winds   These stories are poems To an empty room These thoughts People seated … Continue reading Speech

The Only Thing

(Influenced by Sufjan Stevens’ song of the same name)   The only thing that Keeps me from death is my guilt Signs and wonders Heart of a ghost that I built   Of all these things There’s nothing else left here for me Selfish, lonely Haunted by things that I see   Shall I tear my … Continue reading The Only Thing