Touch & Go

The Twisting Tail

The time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself.

Douglas Coupland

A Need Too Great

Suddenly, in your life, drawn then led
sleepwalking over an open sea
With heartstrings fastened I hold firm
anchor my place and move with greed
to touch

I slow and savour, all time ahead
A jerk, arching waves crash, ties break free
My calls and pleas lost to the swell
We are not enough, and I need
too much


Codependency is a circular relationship in which one person needs the other person, who in turn, needs to be needed.


To Believe in Freedom

All begins with belief in the blessed
Most drift empty, ignorant of truth
A gentle shove degenerates
And answers erupt when you scream
with me

Fresh resentment of chains once caressed
Hot blood infused with the mind of youth
Inevitable loneliness
Steal away, leave, alive in…

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