The Finest Grains Of Bone-made SandThe Finest Grains Of Bone-made Sand(An Hourglass Speaks)Angela Malzow 2014It was me, no it was youMaking wishes to become...Running and meltingUnder the violent sunA day of spades and heartsDownloading into our brainsAnd I fell up as you fell downSlurping the alphabet rainWe came within a hair's breathOf eternity before it slippedMocked us and chappedOur thirsty fingertipsA tactile disadvantageDriven toward the edgesOver the lips to tease the rootsBurn the whispering hedgesWhile we swept aside our chaosTo join hands and take prayer positionWe accepted our white liesAnd how no one would listenInstead of rings and posiesWe had pockets full of screamsI embroidered my manic loveInto your filthy, audacious dreamsThen time grinned, and sped forwardYou found me suspendedThe eternal sadness you'd carriedBecause of what I'd endedRegret so heavy it crushesThe last molecules of airFrom my paper thin lungsFound so faithlessly bareGrown from a needTo be Winter's
Last Breath of SunsetLast Breath Of SunsetAngela Malzow 2014What have we been playing atThe toying of a kitten's pawsRaking at our heartsWorship the blue moonFeel each heartbeatCompress within your chestTake an endless breath[[[Let me out]]]Grasp your lastA soul to gaspTomorrow will ariseSpeaking in riddlesHow to survive and smileWhen the gray chewsAt the fringes of sanityPull at those threadsUntil the decay givesNo one saidWe have to liveHere in the middle of _Nowhere_Swallow the pillEngraved 'Forget Me Not'Foolish candiesWith opinions of loveLet's refuseAnd sufferUntil amusedAnd smile at themTrue love, abusedSucculent meatOf a body held closeOff your skinThe heat roseLips collapseIrises kissing lidsEcstasy upon relapseBreaking blades on bonesAm I truly... So distant?Truly so devoidEcho me, a r
Upon This Lonely Path, I Dream Of LightUpon This Lonely Path, I Dream Of LightAngela Malzow 4/15/2006DistinctThe outline of my shadow before me, leading me into foreverAn infinite stride to the future, toward now and neverAlone on my path, it narrows fast, hinting to an early endMirrors blur a reflection of my face, struggling around the next bendSo silent and content in my place, to always be aloneKnowing my possibilities are limited, no one or place to call homeMy path turns rocky, pushing along into the blackRed eyes glowing from beyond, trying not to turn backFearful now, my aura turns cold, icy pricks all down my spineHollowing my body, and being so very stillRidges cover my flesh, terror stains divineWondering how I could ever fill, this bleakness I feel insideAlways trying to push onGiving in to my feelingsThe cloak of love is donnedOf a familiar presenceTouching the cold with coldSomeone like me by my sideSaving the life I've soldDarkness grows darkerHarder to seeReaching outFor who walks wi
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