Drunk Dad

Amid my hopelessness,

This lonely abyss,

Broken bliss:

I drink.

I drink to savour moments that help me raise my kids,

But in truth what I do is this:

I take the ways that they behave on the straight and narrow path,

And let my scattered brains make crazy-paving.

I drank away their birthdays,

I gulped their first steps,

When my brothers abuse them,

I will add ice to their screams

And care not for

With whom they slept,

And in which room they wept. 

I'm They are responsible for the mood they've kept. 

🌷 (1)

Narrative

◄ Angry One

Comments

No comments posted yet.

If you wish to post a comment you must login.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message