Category Archives: 2014 Poetry

My poetry collection. You may share and re-blog but please credit back to the author and this website. Thanks! -OM

Random House

Our rooms are painted with emotion as we live our life within them. We play our parts well under sun and stars. No script is needed as our hearts spar daily with one another. So passionate is the act our shadows join in the dance. They smile maniacally back at us as they observe the… Read More »

Boxing Lives

We box lives daily and fit people into perfect squares. If they don’t fit, we make them fit by forcing their proportions to our desire. Boxing lives we kill life without a thought. Carelessly we destroy dreams and hopes because to allow another to overshadow us is a depressing thought. We find depression waiting under… Read More »

Forgotten

I walk past them all. Smiling, laughing, showing me what I have missed in life. What I am still missing now. They avoid my presence like a plague and do not even have the courtesy to acknowledge their disdain for me. What could be worse than to not matter to the world? Perhaps if that… Read More »

Could I do without?

Could I do without? I doubt. I doubt. But like a morning train of thought they come. A new resolve, another step. A second chance with each new day. My eyes awaken to shattering rays. They shatter the doubt from the night. Another chance. I might. J.C.C.

Self-Reflection

Sometimes I hate you OM. This fake persona that I have created that takes up my time. You are my creation, I get that, but you also were something of an afterthought. An afterthought, ouch, I have never been called that before. Is it odd that I can now safely call myself that? We are… Read More »

“Parkour”

Weightless perfection is captured in suspended beauty. Fearlessness painted in the face of a courageous mask, worn by young braves as they bounce off the walls of reality. Limbs and body as flexible as the will that sends them spinning through the air, they shed their cares with each rotation. Many names for the same… Read More »