Let’s not act like enemies

You always look at me like you’re attempting to understand something Both curious and surprised It’s clear from your eyes That you’re fighting something inside * And I swear I’m not trying to do you in And though my intentions might not have been completely pure at first They no longer hold true Now all…

Inescapable doubts and fears

I struggle with the thought of it all being meaningless Terror-frought thoughts of not knowing who I am, who I should be and who I want to become Setting goals then realising I will never be able to achieve them Setting the bar lower still and still being confronted with the difficulty of everything gasping…

A you-shaped shadow

Only the you-shaped shadow remains Only the persistent darkness, dense and foggy Enters the door While I sleep Crooked, puzzling In its near absence Like a mystery no one can solve The shape lurks in a corner Teasing, tempting Promising what cannot be held Or owned or possessed or discovered An evil genius A dark…