House fireI protected youMy piercing yells woke youSent you fleeingBut I was left behind, immobileDefenses cut so easilyI could not stop itI tried to quench its rageMy blind eyed tears were not enoughThey could not abate its hungerThe gluttonous flamesWith their dancing teethConsumed meLeaving only ashen memories and a concrete scar.
AverageAverage A spiteful word A call to reformAn impossible ideal One best rejected Not even contemplatedA taking of extremes And stealing their bluster Knocking their purpose askew
What would you BecomeWhat would you become?If every softness was hardened? And every secret exposed? Every weakens exploited?Would it twist you? Would you become bitter? Hateful?What would you do? If hope was nothing but a bitter memory? &
SpringThe earth It whispersOf rebirth Of renewalThe leaves groan and struggle unfurling into new lifeThe grass gasps Frost chilled tips gasping as the sun warms themThe birds sing hearlding winters defeat
Be still take a breath Close your eyes let it out listen to silence.
I wish I had knownI wish I had knownJust how much it would hurtOr how long it would takeBecause thenI would have been strongerI would have pushedPushed past my limitsI wish I had knownJust how strong I would getJust how high I would climbBecause thenI wouldn't have waitedWaited so long to climbClimb beyond my own limitationsI wish I had knownJust how much it was worthTo push for all that I was worth So that I could Fly
Keldin's logic winsThe red framed face was absurdly serious as it peered into the dim dirty ally. "There around here somewhere." The red head's voice was hushed and secretive."Keldin it stinks." The blond boy complained young face unimpressed. "Shush, they'll hear." The red head said glaring at his companion."Keldin, They're rats. They can't understand us." He said, actually there were not any rats, the cat watching them from the alley had already made sure of that."They can, because they're were-rats" Keldin said, "You are a terrible partner""There is no way uncle would let us go after were rats" The smaller boy, "They eat kids.""Well I'm not a kid. I'm a hunter's apprentice." Keldin said pride very much in his voice."Your still a kid to a were rat though." The other boy said."Yeah well they'll care about this" He said holding out his very real, if underpowered and undersized crossbow proudly."But were still kids, were rats are huge and scary with giant teeth." The boy said, looking
ParadoxI hate itThis feelingLike I'm breaking apartFrom the inside outAs one too many paradoxes collideI hate the World, I hate the noise, the ruckusBut I love peopleI want to be held, to hear sweet nothingsBut I don't want to be touchedAnd I don't want a lieThis distant emotionSomething brightSo careless and lightI know it should be mineIf I could onlyIf only I could stop themThese dark thoughtsThey chain meI hate itHow I'm paranoidThat no one caresI know they doBut it's so hard to seeHere in the dark.While it's tearing me apart