I Know A Friend Who Hung Himself

I found him hanging there, bloated and blue as the blood congealed at the bottom of his feet from gravity Belt leather is surprisingly thick, leaving behind deep ligature marks How long did  he dangle[…]

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Six Feet From the Edge

I tried to save you from falling, but my grip wasn’t strong enough   Scratch marks scrawling along forearms burn everyday, my failures the color of raw flesh.   My screams in the moonlight are[…]

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You Left Me High and Dry

This one’s for you All the times and memories crashing against crumbling precipices It isn’t a dream, You were as real as my throbbing heartbeat Although it’s hard to imagine the world without you in[…]

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Who’s To Blame?

Tired of the excuses, I turn to the room of lies that stand before me Air thickens, cloying in the desperation-laden drivel that spews from my mouth All the failures and thoughts of what could[…]

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Pessimist Poetry | Reflections Poem

Pessimist Poetry’s Foreword: Reflections Poem In a lot of my interactions I’ve noticed that you can learn a lot about someone by looking at them, gazing into their eyes, gleaming secrets and seeing them for[…]

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