Clocks.

The lights go out and I can’t be saved Tides that I tried to swim against Have brought me down upon my knees Oh I beg, I beg and plead, singing Come out of the things unsaid Shoot an apple off my head and a Trouble that can’t be named A tiger’s waiting to be […]

Are You Lost?

‘Because we don’t know when we will die, we get to think of life as an inexhaustible well. Yet everything happens only a certain number of times, and a very small number really. How many more times will you remember a certain afternoon of your childhood, some afternoon that is so deeply a part of […]

Snowfall.

He could watch the snow falling in Quebec City, from her blanket grey sky, all day. Fine white powder enveloped the Canadian landscape. It was the living embodiment of a picture postcard. The scene was pleasantly filtered to tolerable levels, behind the ever-present Oakley shades. It almost brought a thin smile to lips that had […]

Blue Drinks & Marlboro Smoke.

Originally posted on darkgingerbread:
? Uncross myself. Autumn is here, and with it anniversaries that layer scar tissues that weight on my blackened carcass, beneath sizzling ribs. The two greatest hurts of my so-called life, inflicted in October. You call yourself a ‘warrior’, and you are most certainly that. Your road has been a long,…