Depression I am so tense the back of my neck aches Sinew twisting & turning Tightening like a fast creeping ivy Strangling its host tree Crushing it slowly in its vice-like grip I feel two enormous hands surrounding my skull Squeezing & pushing down my head into my shoulders Pressing their clawed thumbs into my … More Depression

Today I Realized

Today I realized that there was a skeleton inside of me Not just ‘know it’ – but actually ‘realized’ it A bony scaffold for my meat bag body to hang on. The veins and sinew Strapping it all together The blood and bile and mucus Oiling and greasing all of its parts   This is … More Today I Realized