Wound – a poem about………

It doesn't matter how much you ignore me, I am inside you and always will be. Carry on trying to cut me out of your skin, You wont succeed as I’m the disease within. With every random incision you bleed, Then stop because I’m not what you need. So wrap your new wound tightly, Before I reappear nightly, To torment you onward towards the end, Living daily in a …

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Manufactured Teenage Icon – a poem about………

Plucked from obscurity to become the next big thing, It matters not that you cannot sing. You've got the ‘right’ look and relevant style, We'll define you and tell you when to smile. Taking advantage of your innocent passion, Selling your image dressed in the latest fashion. What will you do for 15 minutes of …

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Man I Used To Be – a poem about…………

I'm not the man I used to be, thankfully, because that guy was a tragedy. Sure, there were those who rated and others who berated, I just simply hated, the man I used to be. Blinded by false discourse, I showed no remorse as I went about my way. Discarding emotion with the most casual …

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Sprinkles – a poem about……..

As a young boy, I was thrilled by the sprinkles, which cascaded over my ice cream or angel delight. Little drops of sugary colour that illuminated my dessert and brightened my heart, which simply melted, forming new shapes of wonderment. How those days disappeared quickly though. Discarded and confined to memory, as age took me …

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