I saw her in an arts district tavern - a simple pub of lesser classes; not her people, yet there she was - absently finger fucking her Iphone with a sea breeze before her.
Her overwhelmingly basic presence soured my bourbon with unpleasant notes of disdain, but this city is free, I suppose, and this beverly-belle is free to foul whatever air she pleases; just as I am to limit my tolerance to those of my own station.
All is gone!! Wind, sun, flowers and trees - gone!! Day and night are one, and summer is cold as winter. life has been consumed in growing flames that give no light. there is no light. Darkness has fallen while i sit alone, maddened by deafening silence.
An unwritten poem is as a beautiful maiden laying dead on a sheet of paper; a single drop of ink falls into her veins, coaxing the first feeble pulse of her heart.
One more drop,
it's beat strengthens and she rises, prepared for her grand ballet; each prance and twirl tracing every word, every line; choreographing her beautiful tale, until the last drop of ink is spent, and she collapses into the period at the end of the final stanza.
Opportunity surrounds me; like a restaurant menu, pick and choose which items best suit my palate - But I'm afraid my mouth is too dry to fully appreciate the savor of these new cuisines; tho they are quite fresh, well prepared, and, no doubt, more nutritious than my usual burger stand. Somehow the burger stand seems more appetizing.
I know it is quite strange to crave a tasteless hamburger when filet mignon is on the table, however, I think what I truly crave is the familiar...
The sound of whispers echo endlessly in the soul of the damned; unintelligible words commingled with toxic silence, the mind hovering over the void, suspended by a single breath held in nervous anxiety, awaiting the nudge of fates hand -the exhale- and then, the slow fall.
Thus is taken the will from the life ; thus the seedling tears it's own roots from the soil -leaving itself to wilt on the asphalt- it's leaves turned down hiding their faces from the...