A Prisoner’s Home

To you I say, “I’m taking a job that will makes us move far away,” And you said back, “I will come because my home is wherever you go,” But I saw that look on your face, I know that you wanted to say ‘no.’   But I’m addicted to how much you need me,…

~ I ~

I will not do, I will not be, and I will say, I cannot do, I cannot be, and I cannot say, I have never done, I have never been, and I have never said.   Three stages of reminders and assurance, You have learned from your observance, And you will never become what you…

A False Faith

In God she trusts; in God she prays, But in God she does not have faith.   In God she loves; In God she saves, But in God she also hates.   In God she lies; In God she sins, But in God she does not live.   So in God she judges and in…

Loathing Simplified

“Loathing Simplified” is a short poem in which I express what it’s like to struggle with the pain of self-harming and keeping the sorrow of loathing yourself in the backseat.