Ah Love

You know… we have so many perceptions of what love is meant to be in our world. We have fairy tales & movies, soapies & novels that paint a picture of a selfless, enduring, pure, magical feeling that is meant to conquer all things & make the world a better place. But that is not…

Apocalypse Now Playing

How do you sleep when the world is falling apart? How do you sleep with a dagger plunged in your heart? How do you sleep when all you can think about is their name? How do you sleep when the whole world is in flames? How do you breathe when you’re holding your breath so…

What Drives Us?

its amazing what drives us. the things that become our reasons for living or that become the justifications for our actions… are directly proportional memories frozen in time that playback over & over & over & over. Careless words from a thoughtless soul pierce through the heart of another n bring a fragile sanity to its knees. the…

Winging It

I remember how we used to get told not to “bow to peer pressure” when we were growing up. We got warned that it would lead to all types of outlandish and illegal behavior (liquor, drugs, rock n roll & wild, wild sex… Yeah I said it!) & possibly result in a sticky end (which…

La Caída De Las Flores De Cerezo…

This one is called “Falling cherry blossoms” but I translated it into Spanish for poetic effect. I hope you like it. The heart wants what it wants & we feel how we feel. For all of our hoping, we know what a dream is & what’s real. Our emotions they betray… eating us away. Reaching…

The Music Of Emotion

“Memories consume… like opening the wounds… I’m picking me apart again.” Memories… memories that call up feelings of doubt, anger, regret, pain and many such emotions sometimes engulf us at random. Life is not a picnic… granted. But don’t you sometimes wonder why? Why we feel these emotions? As we tread our way through life…

Why We Love?

Have you ever wondered why we love? What we want from it. Why we go through the whole rollercoaster & risk cynicism & a broken heart? One could argue reproduction of course, but we all know that you can slip & fall & whoops… reproduction. So obviously that is not why. We could argue that…