Tag: sleepless

Walls

“Stupid wall.” Paul inhaled deeply, bags dark under his eyes. He hadn’t even noticed until he was in front of a mirror. The darkness just crept up and suddenly it was nearly as large as his eyes. He put a hand on his face… Continue Reading “Walls”

Sleepless

It’s a little past 2am. A blessing is the illness I thought would be crippling today was only inconvenient. I’ll take that. The curse is it’s past 2am, and I don’t want to lay down. So I’ve decided to write a poem. Then I’ll… Continue Reading “Sleepless”

Sleep

Dark eyes convey dark words Unspoken but well known, A curse upon one’s sleep. They tell the friends something’s Wrong, but no words shall Be uttered. Warns the workers It’s not okay, but a smile is all The response. Trembling hands and feebled brain… Continue Reading “Sleep”