What must happen to find reason on a ledge, peering into the abyss or seeking council in the poorly lit corners of the mind. Shaded, breeding contempt for love; pure darkness dwells in these thoughts. thoughts of a heartstring life and death a beat apartbalanced on a blade A blade to target the … Continue reading Haibun: Balanced on a Blade
A word of warning. I'll be posting horror all week. Reader discretion is advised. If you're still here, welcome to Halloween Week! "Halloween only comes once a year man, I had to get the costume right," explained Will, buffing the insignia on his mustard yellow shirt.Leonard wasn't impressed. He despised tardiness. His pressed, Star Trek … Continue reading You Ready To Party?
A liar most compulsive named Sanjit Would lie to the mob when he saw fitBut he knew he'd be killedWhen he found his bed filledNot with the head but the horse shit
It was the tattoo that first caught my eye. Perched high on an exposed bicep, was an egg with a human face, a raised eyebrow over a piercing stare. Below, the text, 'Humpty Dumpty was pushed!'Conspiracy nuts in Fairytale Land were a dime a baker's man's dozen.Sure, some of the King's men had their theories, … Continue reading Nursery Rhyme Homicide
A politician's infidelities An ignorant president's tweets Photos and a sex tape Some emails another deletes We'll televise the whole thing The bank robbers being chased Don't cut to commercial until Some innocent bystanders are erased There's been a highway pile up You should stop and stare If you can't make it we have footage … Continue reading Captivating