He's Not Home MAG

November 29, 2015
By Nadia.A PLATINUM, North Vancouver, Other
Nadia.A PLATINUM, North Vancouver, Other
24 articles 1 photo 24 comments

Favorite Quote:
"Find what you love and let it kill you." -Charles Bukowski


He’s not home.
He never is.
He carries discomfort
wherever
he migrates
stares at unsettlement through
dreary fogged eyes, tear
drop
consumed and strokes
nuisance
with frigid fumbling fingers.
He staggers across sidewalks
and swipes frozen counters off
hands covered
frost
freezing
trembling
falling
down pavement stairs
head dropped toward feet
stumbling on an oversized wardrobe
snapping icicles stuck to cheeks
biting bleeding broken brims
and slicing already slit wrists.
He’s not home.
He never is.



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on May. 6 2016 at 7:48 pm
addictwithapen PLATINUM, Chesapeake, Virginia
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Favorite Quote:
"I'm at it again as an addict with a pen." - twenty one pilots, addict with a pen

Great poem, one of my favorite in the magazine.


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