Thank you, phantom lover.
They don’t warn you of all the ills, that come from staring into– the well of your soul; the darkness within, that curdles to the top; foamy scum, from a timid heart. They don’t tell you of all that kills; all the monsters that wait, and the death that looms, ever patient, ever hungry, within a starving heart. They don’t tell you of all the pain you endure, whilst crawling to the door, after a […]
You see everything when the world doesn’t see you, the trees that line the street to your house, the mouths that whisper incessantly, and the smiles that aren’t so. You see everything when the world doesn’t see you, everything but yourself. You hear everything when the world doesn’t hear you, the silence in the rejection, of every hand you’ve ever held, and all the pain that it has felt. You hear everything when the world […]