My Seventh Seal

Haunted . . . . (For the last four years) a clever chess game is being played The radical stakes that have been wagered are reminded in every little gesture Reminders of how I once had a Queen defending me Memories of the bishop sacrificing himself as the pawns soon followed Knights out maneuvered in […]

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Lipstick Flavored Bullet

You’re leaving And I’ve been up for days I’m not fit to have this conversation But I’m the one who initiated it You’re golden And I’ve grown bitter I don’t want to taint this anymore I don’t want you to hate me I’ll give you closure While I lay awake like an open book This […]

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