Do You Sleep?

do you eat, sleep, do you breathe me anymore?do you sleep, do you count sheep anymore?do you sleep anymore? do you take plight on my tongue like lead?do you fall gracefully into bed anymore? i saw you as you walked across my room.you looked out the window, you looked at the moon.and you sat on […]

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Lisa Listen

who would steal on sunday?who’d made them believe make-believe?who’d buy a prayer when you can pray for free?if the way you held your coffee was the way you looked at me,then i could take both my hands off the tv. i’ve been sleeping on half of my bed lately,and thinking about what you said to […]

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Rose-Colored Times

those were rose-colored times on rides with your eyes closed.those were rose-colored times on rides with your eyes open wide. shabby tried to comb her hair with the gift from her grandma, her blood.tangled she got halfway.sticky and powdered with dirt from the ground where her mamma had left her.had left her.left her. those were […]

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Hurricane

skeleton boy by the side of the road.he warned me, he told me;he said, "there’s this woman, she’s a hurricane,she will heal your heart up, she is hurrying." he said, "don’t look for holidays.don’t look, just run away.go suffocate, and choke your own cry.go where the water,where the water, seeps from the pink sky. but […]

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Stay

you say i only hear what i want to.you say i talk so all the time so. and i thought what i felt was simple,and i thought that i don’t belong,and now that i am leaving,now i know that i did something wrong ’cause i missed you.yeah, i missed you. and you say i only […]

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