…where Time is merciless and Light feeds darkness.

My thoughts on the walls | poem

Evaporated thoughts
On a mouldy ceiling.
The walls absorb my tears,
Happy to be stealing
The secret to my glowing skin.

I think too much,
I think to myself,
So much it hurts,
Too much; it’s not enough.

When the night is dark,
My words leak
Through my teeth,
They flood the floor,
So I close the door.

I speak too much,
I say out loud,
So much it’s too loud
But it’s never loud enough.

The words bounce on the walls
And back inside my mind.
Duplicate thoughts;

How will I sort them out,
When there’s only one of me
And sometimes none at all?

What will I tell my landlord
About my thoughts on the walls?

Another poem written at work today. I’m sure it lacks something but I’m not in the correct head space for it anymore; funnily enough.

This is getting old: outbursts of creativity when I’m trapped at work, and once I get home I’m but the shell of a girl that I used to know well.

It never ceases to amaze me how a split second can change everything, and how the smallest of pebbles can instantly coat my mind in the thickest dark veil.

Join 139 other followers

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Website Powered by WordPress.com.

%d bloggers like this: