Autumn Equinox, Celebrating the balance. In the Northern Hemisphere We turn toward the dark time. The unexploited period Of regeneration, The night lengthens And the day radiates momentarily.
Intimately are we connected With the movements of the Earth, Profoundly I am gifted, I feel as I am part of its soil And colorful leaves that descend. Flowing gratuitously in neutral breeze Like Mother Nature’s elements ever will.
Opening up the doorway For growth, assisted By the cycle of the season, A goal of unceasing...
Unknown my world is proclaimed to be, An outcast I am born to be, Living in the dark, Residing alone in seclusion.
Dark is my sanctuary With every movement as I reclaim This dark portion, this dark imagery, To make me aware of my empowerment, This sacredness of life, Living to the fullest With essential driving forces within My palace of the strange and the mundane.
Within the air of a frosty breeze, The whispering sounds of eccentric incantations, Casting the odd but fascinating, As turmoil is the fuel to every creation....
He broke out in shame Understanding he can never let things out. This anxiety confined inside Mixed with wretchedness, He implored for a proper remedy. All of the dosage he consumed Just to feel delighted, But instead, you witness The other side of him.
From pills to gulp down, To dope to suck it in, To alcohol to drown his grief, Letting lose and getting high. Snoozing away all the troubles And live effortlessly, But the more he used The higher the dark side rose, Behold the other side of him.
I am in the chains Linked to my fate. I come tied to the valleys Of my downward spiral. I drag my feet Gripped in what I fooled myself To forge my life into.
My darkest heart Cold as a rock, Struggling its normal beat Like consumed poison, Reminding me that I gave my soul to The keeper of infernal labor To provide him service While my legs are weighed down In icy chains to slow my steady pace. Never completing the deadly projects, Yet I stutter and freak In maniacal frustration, I scratch myself till I bleed...