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1d · 35
Siren
A melancholy tune
from the deep of the sea
pulls me in, broken-hearted
2d · 136
4:28 am
In the dark of night
I watch the stars realign
So curiously
2d · 29
5:21 pm
trying to write the perfect words,
my ink blots the paper
leaving behind nothing but bruises
2d · 45
5:04 pm
the raindrops slide down
the weeping leaves of willow
creating ripples
in the pond that lies below
Jun 29 · 45
12:10 am
deadhead Jun 29
when you're gone
my words don't seem
to make any sense, and
my canvas remains blank
Jun 22 · 520
1:32 am
deadhead Jun 22
And I play your songs
just to remember how
happy we once were

Even if the happiness
has faded, nothing
but lyrics that hurt
Jun 3 · 391
4:07 pm
deadhead Jun 3
frozen dew stands still
as if time had not since passed
from early morning
a late piece on spring :)
May 24 · 229
9:24 am
deadhead May 24
a tentative step
into a world full of hate
with a heart of love
May 19 · 47
Untitled
deadhead May 19
i apologize to you readers,
i intend to take a break
from this alternate reality,
the one i created to escape
the life i'm forced to live
May 18 · 386
10:39 am
deadhead May 18
gently carve your name
into the bark of my heart
wooden permanence
still love you
May 14 · 96
Aidan
deadhead May 14
There isn't a worse pain than losing who you love most
Should have known from the start, we're not on the same coast
But we keep falling back into each other, without knowing why
Maybe it's because neither of us can actually say goodbye
This life goes on, but we continue to carry this weight
Perhaps we met too early, but now we're too late
You say we have to let go, and yet I still hold on
I'm holding you back; I've been doing it for so long
But isn't that the entire thing though
You stay here in this, even though you could go
The words you convince me by, but you don't follow
If we both gave up, we would meet our all-time low
Life goes on, as it's supposed to do
Told myself I was doing it all for you
All that there is to do and discover
But we're so focused on one another
I only want what's best for you, without letting you go
It's contradictory, to say the least, I really should know
You're all I have, at least that's what I've thought
I can't let you go now that feelings have been caught
May 13 · 147
Hippie Gent in a Tie-Dye
deadhead May 13
When I look at you
I see colors I never knew
Existed
No simple tones or shades
Colors that will never fade
Away
So vibrant and bright
They take over the night
Sky
Colors that bleed, but don't mix
Staring at them could fix
Anyone
I miss you and your colors...
May 11 · 237
10:04 am
deadhead May 11
listen to the evening rain
merrily tapping
inviting you to come play
the past couple days it's been a but rainy, earlier today i thought that it was the perfect time to be outside <3
May 11 · 68
9:51 pm
deadhead May 11
vegetarian
working for the slaughter house
you oxymoron
I've never written a senryu before, I'm not sure if this is the right format lol
May 10 · 518
2:29 pm
deadhead May 10
the sun hides behind the trees
rogue rays beam dark red
they slowly give way for night
May 7 · 146
6:55 pm
deadhead May 7
there's a dry-spell
upon the inkwell
a little piece on writer's block <3
May 7 · 250
4:51 pm
deadhead May 7
helicopter leaves
spiral down gently before
they soar through the air
it's windy and when i looked out of my window i saw what looked like hundreds of maple seeds spiraling down before being lifted by the wind again :)
May 7 · 137
3:13 pm
deadhead May 7
dancing in the air,
i fell in love with the smoke
mysterious shroud
May 7 · 739
Your Words
deadhead May 7
i take your words
like they're seeds
and plant them
in the deepest
parts of my heart
so that they may
take root and with
time, grow into the
beautiful feelings
you had intended
them to be
gosh, you're so dreamy ;3
May 7 · 248
11:58 pm
deadhead May 7
the rain hits the glass,
the sound of nature's drums
bring internal peace
it's raining again :)
May 7 · 144
11:31 pm
deadhead May 7
be like the spider
waiting ever so patient
for your time to come
i love spiders, and i honestly think we could learn a thing or two from them :)
May 5 · 173
May 5th, 2021
deadhead May 5
names etched in the bark
tell a story of what was
and what could have been
thank you for showing me the light, in the strangest of places. i wish you could see me now :')
May 5 · 130
8:39 am
deadhead May 5
raspberry kisses,
they taste slightly bittersweet
juicy explosion
May 5 · 72
12:11 am
deadhead May 5
modernity 𝘸π˜ͺ𝘭𝘭 fail us
or
modernity 𝘩𝘒𝘴 failed us?
May 4 · 206
3:11 pm
deadhead May 4
the wind scatters
the seeds of the dandelion,
in hopes of making
a wish come true
the wind blows the seeds about, creating a delicate blizzard
May 4 · 332
10:44 pm
deadhead May 4
the rain sprinkles down
so that it may bejewel
every blade of grass
May 3 · 61
Wind Music
deadhead May 3
the cool wind of night
blow the nearby wind chimes
metallic melody
May 1 · 476
Revolutionize
deadhead May 1
i refuse to bow down to modern policies
all they do is lie and feign their apologies.
promising to protect all we have left
when they're the ones responsible for the theft,
robbing us of our lives all for the "greater cause"
forcing us to abide by the most outrageous of laws.
they try ever so hard to make sure that you fail
and if you somehow make it past, they throw you in jail
you dare to have a voice, and they tear you apart
by trying to crush your spirit and heart.
stealing the land to claim and sell as their own
just so they can replace all of the beauty with silicone.
i can't just stand by and watch this anymore
i'll use my words in a way in which they can't ignore.
i have but one more thing that i want to say, or rather, ask
i could never do this alone, do you suppose you'd be up to the task?
i'm tired of sitting idly by, watching the world be destroyed by my own kind
Apr 30 · 256
4:29 pm
deadhead Apr 30
happiness without a
little sadness is like
the stars trying to shine
in the bright of day
Apr 30 · 193
3:57 pm
deadhead Apr 30
poets
are the
lyricists
of the
world.
Apr 29 · 84
Mulberry Atmosphere
deadhead Apr 29
The mulberries swell
in the heat of the summer,
causing the atmosphere
of the woods to become
rather cloying and thick
when i was a kid, i used to go out to our "hidden" spot to eat wild mulberries, i suppose i felt inspired by the memory :)
Apr 29 · 55
10:37 pm
deadhead Apr 29
Why wish to be able
to read a mind when it's
much more simpler to
learn to read a face?
Apr 29 · 100
"Good" or "Bad"
deadhead Apr 29
what decides if something is
"good"
or
"bad"?
who's to say that either option
truly even exists?
the way i see it, things just are
and we're not to judge
Apr 29 · 2.2k
Light and Dark
deadhead Apr 29
I don't consider
light and dark
to be opposites.
They're just the same;
they couldn't exist
without the other.
The light needs the
dark in order to shine,
and the dark needs
the light in order to exist.
Apr 28 · 200
7:09 pm
deadhead Apr 28
uncage and let free
that beautiful bird
of a soul you have
Apr 28 · 220
5:37 pm
deadhead Apr 28
Outside lies the vast world,
Containing all that is scared
Exploring the far and the wide
Ambitious souls do travel
Never losing their curiosity
Apr 28 · 466
The Observer
deadhead Apr 28
i sit alone in the night
and listen to the world.
the breeze that just barely
caresses the bark of trees,
making the leaves shiver.
the quiet call of a sleepy dove
echoes faintly, making the feral cat
sneak a look up at the sky
and catching a glimpse of the
cloud-shrouded moon.
i, the observer, also look to the moon
watching the clouds glow with sliver light
listening to the dove coo one last time
Apr 28 · 160
3:47 pm
deadhead Apr 28
be like the ivy
continue to grow and climb
without causing harm
Apr 28 · 165
11:11 pm
deadhead Apr 28
i want to write
the perfect poem,
one that i can fit
all the words that
my heart wishes
to say, but i have
such a difficult time
trying to decipher
what it is my heart
is really saying
Apr 28 · 395
10:02 pm
deadhead Apr 28
even if i tried
to compile a list of
reasons of why
i love you, it would last
forever, as you always
find a way to make me
fall deeper in love
with you.
deadhead Apr 28
what are you looking
for in a woman?
must she wear bells
on her shoes,
or be about twice
your height?
does she need to know
how to wade in a
drop of dew?
shine like the queen
of diamonds?
i don't know,
lay beneath the roses?
you're probs not gonna really get it unless you have great taste in music ;)
Apr 27 · 75
4:04 pm
deadhead Apr 27
instead of telling others to
"get over" a situation,
we should teaching them to
grow from it
Apr 27 · 509
3:15 pm
deadhead Apr 27
the watercolor
clouds, they drift across the sky
paint the blue canvas
Apr 26 · 164
We are all
deadhead Apr 26
love incarnate,
the very
embodiment
of the
universe.
and our souls;
they are older
than time
itself
Apr 26 · 971
Just love, bro
deadhead Apr 26
when you love someone,
that love will never die.
the love simply transfers
to another soul that needs it.
this is why we must love.
the love will never fade away.
Apr 26 · 59
to right the world,
deadhead Apr 26
we must love,
become aware that
we are all the same
energy, and consciousness
Apr 26 · 52
God is Consciousness
Apr 22 · 267
10:17 am
deadhead Apr 22
this morning i saw
frost laden dandelions
shining in the sun
Apr 22 · 321
Wonders of Rain
deadhead Apr 22
why are you downcast
whenever rain starts to pour?
is it not beautiful?
the smell, almost sweet
on the earth, where the grass
looks now bejeweled
and webs between each blade
wears the droplets like pearls.
The bark of trees soften a bit,
and the leaves, like hair, drip
with the residual rain.
Do you not find this beautiful?
Not even the colors in the sky,
somehow mixing oranges and blues
in a way that isn't contrasting.
How I wish the sky was tangible!
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