Seeing Blind

I’ve seen the ugly ending
The road to Babylon
The happy children crying
The tired and the lone
Why can’t we help each other
Our brothers and our kin
The blind helping the blind
And let us build again

(199 Characters incl spaces)


Middle Sibling

Your wiry brow furrows sternly,
I’m too emotional,
you say?
I stole your thunder, left a mark
where it didn’t belong,
you say?
You prefer that I disappear?
Saddened, I obliged.

(182 Characters incl spaces)



a blanket
of memories
(my brother’s

over my head
as he dangled
me upside-down)

suffocates more
with its woven
fabric of alone

(127 characters incl. spaces)



I followd behind
always lookin up
copyin ur actions
wantin ur approval
I grew 2 i level
bt still look up
& still eagerly
search out ur face
wth each step I take

(160 characters incl. spaces)