Truth may seem but cannot be; Beauty brag but ’tis not she; Truth and beauty buried be. ~William Shakespeare PHOENIX AND THE TURTLE

Gently Suffocate

  Fooled with derision says the memoir,   If only to feel no more and vanquish the torment of it.   Eyes looking down with strife now saddened,   It seems easier to close the door since I did my time.   How was I so wrong?   Everyone concludes I’m satisfied,   My smile sings a [...]