I have ran the risk of madness As it touches deeply With every confrontation Between myself and myself Sheer truth in brutality Sheer denial in it all As it burrows in further As it seems I have accepted it all Like soft lashing for a beast Singing with bright fangs That glisten with blood There are times That the weight is not so hefty And slowly I have fought With what is and what should be And...
I cannot be of soft soil or earth, Though you are made of flora- Stemming from abundance- And sweet fruit surround Your lush petals Which have the hue of kisses: Melting away the gray To such resounding rainbows; Yet I cannot hold such beauty, In even the harshest of suns For your radiance does outshine the light That pours down from heaven And amplifies your luxury further To endless realms Of...
blindedbytruth: Keren Ann // My Name is Trouble
darkmindbrightfuture: The xx - Crystalised
The dead man’s coming back Oh yes In the afternoon cups of tea Sipping next in line A silent drink Before the exclaimed rebirth It’s the atavism kicking in A rough demon from the past Boiling up in the curve of your arms Down the arch of your feet Oh bury him deep There’s not enough soil To cover up shame Shame shame Shame in all the forms of wounds The cigarette circles lining the arm Or the...
Grasping air as it suffocates Lying in the open waiting For mouths to open and close And teeth to grind against bone And for the pain to subside to terror How surreal The reality of it all breathless As it surrounds and burns away the passion And leaves hopelessness in its place A fine replacement of such grand emotion To leave me in states of utter distress Wishing to see the sun against a...
Raising hands to faces To touch that soft cheek To remember life In moments of blush And warmth As it spreads across fingertips And suspends in the Mind As a form And idea Of how people are And what they are As it takes the dullness And sharpens it to Breath And the cold breeze comes And brushes past Out of thought Eternal