Between the Walls

I have been away; … etching wishes upon the skin. Blood for tears that cannot fall; I’ll take the coins and they keep the ink. This temple was built for shadows that creep between the walls; so many voices fading like dreams at the break of dawn. Its a...

Hush lil’ Baby

If I had 4 minutes to save the world, I’d kick back… smoke herbal love and watch the dragon breathing fire. But I don’t have 4 minutes to save the world, I have 30 minutes to wreck one so… hush lil’ baby while I show you an assassin for...

The Dream Catcher

Last I saw him, he was building a bridge between 2 worlds. He was walking on shards of glass to paint the ground crimson; for it is through his open veins that dreams may flow into our world. And we who sleep wide awake, we’ll know when he comes for us....

Journey’s End

It would seem that this journey has come to an end. The Diary of a Broken Soul is finally completed since its conception 3 years ago… and it is time to move on. I will be stalking a villain who lies in wait like a spider languishing in his web… waiting for...

Autumn Leaves

There is a place where burning cards fall; Like leaves of amber catching fire; I’ve seen the shadows of those who were lost; I’ve heard them ask for a way to be remembered. Its like a dream from which I cannot awaken; And my voice become less than a...

Remorse and Regret

Speaking of remorse and a dreadful past, I wish to tell a story of a girl I just met. I drew her face for she insisted upon it. It was the face of an angel but I saw the devil in her eyes, I swear it! And soon enough, the tale of regret rose to her lips. At times I...

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