Unsolicited Anchor

I had a relationship once, it went a little like this: Met the person in the dark ages, became acquaintances and then dated someone else...

Shinrinyoku

The world is mad. Not that it went mad, or was anything otherwise; it has always been mad. We live in a mad world. The evidence is all...

Misery is Void

I scream into the void hoping that something acknowledges my existence. An echo, a shuffle, an answering scream: anything to mark that I...

Misery is Numb

I look to the world and find no hope. I look to myself and see no future. And finally I look up to the stars and see everything that...

The Icarus Delusion

Imagine an ocean. A small boat sits on the surface, bobbing in accordance to the waves, and far above the sun burns hot. You know,...

The Icarus Illusion

I can’t stand it when I’m told to smile. I’ll smile when I damn well please, not for your pleasure or comfort. I’ll smile when it’s...

Vampires

Ever hear of those old mythological creatures? The ones that can turn into bats at will, are afraid of garlic, and don’t have a...

Blues for a Dying Star

Time is a constant relative. It passes the same for each who experiences it, one second per second into the future--just a long line...