Half empty

You were so full of empty promises and one liners. I have no idea why it took so long for me to figure this out. I have now. I am a born again human.  


Lately, I’ve dreamed bigger that ever before, And hoped nobody will notice.


1.      Donate to a cause, Relish in its reward and look back and your righteous life.   2.      She subjected me to a trippy picture, I told her it was an act of selfishness.   3.      I get confused when making coffee because there’s no tea bag to displace the water.   4.      Line up the table into orderly […]

Rose water (For Negar)

Rose water taught me a lot about expectation. I valued its scent more than its taste Then inhaled through my nostrils And kept my tongue ignorant to its wonders. From that day, I thought everyone dealt with their issues this way. Oblivious to the value that lies within unknown territory.

Her culture – Pomegranate (For mina)

There is so much joy encapsulated in its walls. I wish I could be a pomegranate seed. Protected by cushy walls that burst under too much pressure. Two truths one lie I enjoy writing poetry.I enjoy writing poetry.I enjoy writing poetry. There’s a war in me (for Twinny) My complacency will scream out in frustration.Stagnancy […]


This keyboard is an infinite number of poems And I could only write one about you.  

I told her

I told her I was proud of her and I so desperately wanted her to believe every word of it.


She sits on money as if it will cushion the impact of a fatal fall. So tight fisted the joints in her fingers develop arthritis. Loosen your grip my dear, Death wants you and you only. It will not want to be acquainted with your superficial side.

Things that matter (@VervePoetryFest)

This list tends to be short when you have sociopathic tendencies. When most things matter too much to matter at all. Mountains are just hundreds of thousands of mole hills. Deconstruct my logic until you can digest the concept of caring too much to care at all.

Broth (vervepoetry)

There are so many secrets in this soup. I imagine you sipping on hot broth, Boiled down responsibility. Drowning in its paralysis powers. I’ll be the most fortunate being if I move from this spot again.