To far greener lands I go

It is to far greener lands that I go Away from all that I think I know To the lands only hinted of in my purest of dreams Where death is forgotten and all is just as it seems I will travel light not bringing anything of my past I only need a view ofContinue reading “To far greener lands I go”

Lazarus

Lying dead awake in the cold seclusion of the tomb The perverse inverse of the innocence in the womb How long has it been, Lord? How much more time can I afford? Didn’t I deny you when I was living my life in times past? When the faith of my fathers was considered only lastContinue reading “Lazarus”

All my best mistakes came with big brown eyes

Well I like fire as much as the next soul, my love. But to set a whole city ablaze seems a step above. We never intended harm to them did we, my dear? Love was on our mind yet we inspired so much fear. All my best mistakes came with big brown eyes. You sawContinue reading “All my best mistakes came with big brown eyes”

Reflections by the fire Deux

“My old friend I hope you know just how truly cherished these times by the firelight are for me.” I said, watching a smoke ring slowly ascend into the dimly lit study. “Yes it is for me as well.” “Speaking of cherished things I was reflecting the other day on ghosts.” “Oh?” “Yes, you see,Continue reading “Reflections by the fire Deux”

Death pulse

Look upon the one you love See how her beauty resonates Pay attention or you’ll miss it Day by day her light fades Until only a faint echo remains Death creeps Death seeps Death pulsates Death inculcates The ones who raised you since you were young Family surrounds you giving love Teaching you all theContinue reading “Death pulse”

The Horror Inside

From the outside its a nice house It’s a well maintained house But inside there are horrors The things that merely creep on the edges of your mind The shadows which you dismiss for the day’s business This house is teeming with their unhallowed glories Nonsensical figures of a cosmos bathed in nihilism Classically gothicContinue reading “The Horror Inside”