Broken

Torn at the seam Wide and free Blood dripping Eyes dipping The bones crumble The insides tumble Weakened, lost A fallen cost The skin is splayed The veins stringy and frayed Heart beating in the open air But the streets are all bare The lungs slow Body damp and low Turned inside-out A whispered shout … Continue reading Broken

Whole

Everything I gave In double he took Cheered my independence Like a dictating book   And now I'm broken No footsteps but my own Shattered in a thousand jagged sins I'm finally whole