_mal : Writing

Touch

Touch

A Poem by _mal


Lives touch Smoke caressing stale breath winds up above my head 5 minutes max then back to you - one eye carefully holding three hoods in sight ..
Kin

Kin

A Poem by _mal


The sky is a bruise that the trees gently nudge awake. Transient hands reaching up, birds perched in their arms singing high sweet and hungrya..
Impotent

Impotent

A Poem by _mal


The knowledge of how much your heart Weighs heavy on mine picturing you In pieces alone only Literally now Did it get burnt with your b..
In passing

In passing

A Poem by _mal


Bury it you can't just There is so much to do Right now like Bury Your head in your phone in Your arms in That dishwater that bites Or that st..
Sleep

Sleep

A Poem by _mal


My sun
Photo

Photo

A Poem by _mal


Got some pretty things Got some pretty rings now Peeled from her dead mum’s pretty fingers Like she wanted, passed on down the line. Baby s..
Hindsight

Hindsight

A Poem by _mal


Sometimes cast my eye back over years shrouded in smoke a trail sticky with cherry menthol syrup most obvious- that I limped from disaster to s..
Milky Boy

Milky Boy

A Poem by _mal


curled into me, distracted-each raindropslips down mountainstaking pebbles,leaves, cliff tops. Laying barethe land andBecomingpuddles. Pools, your eye..
Appreciate

Appreciate

A Poem by _mal


It’s the little things- every moment passes the memories so important when all has changed and what you’re left with is a dry resi..
Darling

Darling

A Poem by _mal


It takes a couple of goes but you get up in the end drop your book on mine and climb over, closing my arm around you and looking up at me with ey..