Poetry Blogs (pressure)
Brian Maryon on Record Number of Migrants Cross The Channel - Aug 6 (6 hours ago)
I carry a kettle in my head
And I'm turning up the heat.
Turning up the pressure,
self doubt, and insecurities.
Tumultuous clouds forming
High tension that won't subside.
I'm the one who's created
the storm raging inside.
Tuesday 27th August 2019 7:20 am
I caught a star
With my burning fist
And left my handprint on it
I crash-landed on the clouds
I bounced back
Bounced back I
Shot a star with my mouth
I juggled Pluto
I breathed on Neptune
I grew a farm on Saturn
I named all the planets that
I was first to visit
Pierced them with flags of my face
Stamped them with my fingerprints
I was the fi...
Sunday 11th August 2019 4:17 pm
My mouth took some months to bloom
My words took some weeks to flower
You and I do not speak different languages
We possess different meanings
“What is the curl of your tongue?
What is the grind of your teeth?
What is the bow in your brows?
What do you mean?”
Your bottom line is neat and fine
Your ballpoint pen bullet-proof
My point is a r...
Sunday 9th June 2019 4:07 pm
Yellow branches drifting to the shore,
You hold true in the forwards direction,
Bending ever downwards to the depths of darkness.
Your voice is shallow and short,
The breaths meaningless to all but the other,
Mirrors reflecting the sun.
Shattered windows created imperfections in a perfect line,
The glimmering colors to present true beauty once again,
Wednesday 7th March 2018 6:30 am
Baby we don't have to say goodbye
You can stay a little bit longer
The night is still young
So let's grow old together.
Maybe I'm alone in this
But I'm into the things we do
Please just take a chance
Because you're the only thing keeping me going.
Keep the noise low.
Don't make a sound
No one is going hear
The love that we're about to make.
Hit the lights
Heartbeats moving fast...
Wednesday 8th July 2015 6:01 am
I've been lying to my friends and family for a few weeks now.
Monday 29th June 2015 12:57 am