Phoen-ix : Writing

Eyes of Onyx; Mouth of Maggots.

Eyes of Onyx; Mouth of Maggots.

A Poem by Phoen-ix


Leeches and foxglove wrapped around the ribs of a faunAn acidic cell of gluttonous mothswith fertile eggsAnd fragile wingsPlastered to aTainted tongue..
Purgatory

Purgatory

A Poem by Phoen-ix


I wonder if God wouldBe spiteful ifHe found out thatI'm in loveWith all thingsTaintedI wonder if the DevilWould be displeased ifHe found out thatI'm i..
Highspire

Highspire

A Poem by Phoen-ix


Sickly sweetRipened fruitOn the tip ofYour tongueLikeSulfur
no one ever gave me the right

no one ever gave me the right

A Poem by Phoen-ix


I’ll wait for you To crawl into the crevices of my brain Collapse into thousands of Pure white feathers And sink into the black res..
Carnations

Carnations

A Poem by Phoen-ix


Don't show up at my doorstepWith liliesin your delicate handsInsteadBring me clementinesAnd I will show youThat the sweetnessWithin the pulpWill not b..
Rooms Full of Headaches

Rooms Full of Headaches

A Poem by Phoen-ix


I have spentthe last63 dayslying in bedin the darkStaring atThe ceilingAnd the four walls around meBecause the moonHas been castingShadows upon themAn..
Ivory

Ivory

A Poem by Phoen-ix


She said, “you’re crazy; a raving lunatic who takes everything to heart and thinks too much.” To which he replied, “If you fee..
Stomaching the truth

Stomaching the truth

A Poem by Phoen-ix


She was her own brand of candy Pleasant at first Succulent and sweet But the more her name Rolled off of your tongue The more sour ..
We don't live here, anymore.

We don't live here, anymore.

A Poem by Phoen-ix


You were crawling on your hands and knees;You pulled your body across the fresh, white sheetsAnd you began to whisper lies that made our stomachs turn..
Does his love make your head spin?

Does his love make your head spin?

A Poem by Phoen-ix


I'm sure at one point in time, I was someone's cup of tea. But now, I'm positive I'm someone's cheap bottle of liquor.I know you won't mind if I stay ..