Tag: mind

Sweet Surrender

At the peak of my youth I stood at the balcony In a palace overlooking The garden of people Flowers who bloomed, wilted and died Grasses who grew and covered the land Where past selves are buried in nameless tombs Mementos of war between heart and mind Should I jump from where I stand alone, […]

The Way I Am

Not for your Houdini in plastic pyramids, Or your saving graces, grinning sir Damaso, Or your Yamashita, in glittering abyss, Or your Kamasutra, for taming succubi. Not for your ribbons, in a cage-like gift box, Or your automatic, monotonous clappings, Or your dusty heart cross, buried in brainless chest, Or your honey blabber, spare me […]

A Mask That Please

You must be someone who lingers in space Intertwining with time and luck Keeping youth like keeping a soul Away from a corpse after death Locked in a heaven of self-righteousness Or hell in a yielding to the unknown Yet life isn’t a simple monochrome Asserting one’s colors, surviving alone Sometimes I find myself an […]

Mister Greed

In this alley as narrow as my littered mind Dim-lit by gold bars pocketed as I find Clouded like the heavens barely mirrored below As I splashed through puddles another millionth time I dig in this goldmine at every step I take Then moments admiring the jewels I grab Until worth fades away, baring beauty […]

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