highonwords : Writing

i still drown

i still drown

A Poem by highonwords


some things take me back -to sleep over a century,to lay down my heart,a mile away from you,to lose the hurtthat when i wake,i would see a sign of the..
white chapel quiet

white chapel quiet

A Poem by highonwords


my heart is neatly quietdoesn't declare its intentionof putting the night away,of sending the world out,as i dress for work,the children in me leave,s..
dispersion

dispersion

A Poem by highonwords


a big leaffell on the tipof my shoulder,just a leaf,but i apologizethe root let gothe stone,at the heartof the tree,it fell slowlyout, slippinginto a ..
finished infinitely

finished infinitely

A Poem by highonwords


i crouched and hid my legs,under the weight of my chest,my heart thawed, slid outthe fine fissures of loveand dropped into the sky farand wide before ..
As if

As if

A Poem by highonwords


it's when it rains,that i miss her most,i down water after waterthe blues bloom into riversthat drowns me to the bottomof her smile, and the sorrowste..
a shot of star-spangled glimmer

a shot of star-spangled glimmer

A Poem by highonwords


some days, i crawl outof the house, pleading sanityon a street that circlesin my head to a scrawlof a face asking who i am,but the world doesn't answe..
new world

new world

A Poem by highonwords


dear God, about terror,that old affliction, love,that runs naked in the mist,that tears the flower open,waits for her open face,to travel back to afte..
ash

ash

A Poem by highonwords


there is a street in the city,where you take your loverby the hand when you feel alone,where a girl ruins her dressby the pond, and a boy feels warm,w..
6 AM

6 AM

A Poem by highonwords


is it too much to say, the sky, the moon - that i hold my breath because of you,i feel its cold color on my skin,the rain is on its way upon the dry l..
prelude

prelude

A Poem by highonwords


our bodies unfurl,each petaled flesh holdingto a secret source of life,the hand loosens on your cheeks,and touches there, the echoof your heart's corn..