Broken In The Fall

From the cleft of the rock I fell Fast and hard Yet it was a drifting. A floating Gravity of self-sufficient pride and curiosity Believing I knew. I could not be told. Because I would not listen For your finger had pushed me out. You said it was coming. You warned me and yet I challenged you to your core. …

The New Economics Will Be People

So I went to a coffee shop this morning and was struck by the utter efficiency they were churning out drinks. In fact the team lead said this much as encouragement to the six other workers behind the counter. I walked in. Smiled at the barista. Was greeted with a blank stare as he continued to froth the milk and …

Infirm Firmament

We are but a breath Gone as quickly as our names are spoken expired as – soon – as our own is gone utterances in the night that are soon broken We are but a mist Though thick in the night is chased away at the dawning of the heat Gone forever from our own sight darkness Millions upon myriads …

There Never Was a Day

There never was a day when you did not cry Yeah, deep down inside. Underneath the laughter and sarcasm and glances, You’d find your soul weeping and thrashing about Looking deep down inside Looking for hope and meaning and purpose When everything. Everyone around you said there wasn’t. And you came to believe them. There was no future. Was.   …