death

Collateral Damage

The day you decided
To take my father’s life
Uncertainty and loneliness coincided
You might as well of taken mine
I tried my best to hide it
But I really wasn’t fine

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Elements

By MV I was fortunate to walk this earth with my feet To the earth will my elements go Back to dust for someone else’s being, once I’m deceased I was replenished by water, the sun’s rays against my face Once I’m gone, my fluids will concede Returning to its original stream I meditated on…

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Her Name Is Streets

By AG Why the old cry when the young die? And when the young die A newborn opens their eyes for the first time Crime is programmed To the mind of the young boy who is searching for love and shelter Streets, she’s always the quickest helper What you need money, drugs, violence? Stop being…

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Fire and Ice

By AW Never shall I die in prison as my dad died in 1999 Fire and wind of the sky Fire and ice of my soul Stirring within my heart the love of life needed to grasp heaven within A tale of sorrow, abandonment, and enslavement Survival of the fittest The sole survivor, souls survive…

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Untitled (for Amy Winehouse)

By AC You are selfish, inconsiderate, reckless. Who gave you the right? To darken peoples’ life-lights And put tears in their eyes. I guess you never did stop to think Of the hurt that you caused in a blink. You didn’t consider the hearts that you broke, Or contemplate the pain that you brought To…

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