Doctor Dexter

October 13, 2011
Everything was blown-up,
balloon-like;
puffed up and wide as
I continued to hike
upon the concrete
in Doctor Dexter’s world.
My small feet paced
the ground below me as my
vision kept expanding,
letting the light in more and more
and the road beside me was
a silver shore
kissing the horizon I walked
adjacently to.
And there was no reason to
complain because
everything around me was so
intriguing and strange.
My eyes could barely
take in everything I saw
and the numbness I felt
was cutting me raw,
but nothing hurt at all.
Thank god for this superficial,
euphoric world
where everything is soft, and warmed,
and curled,
because sometimes reality can
truly take a toll
on my sensitive mind,
so what a beautiful find
this break has been
to waltz away, to slip away
to the shining, swollen, colored world
that Doctor Dexter
lives in.





Join the Discussion

This article has 2 comments. Post your own now!

Jesse said...
Oct. 18, 2011 at 9:24 pm
This is beautiful. It makes me want to take acid again. Write more!!
 
Lauren_S This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Oct. 18, 2011 at 10:11 pm
hahaha thank you love <3
 
bRealTime banner ad on the left side
Site Feedback