By Six-Out

the beach.
it doesn't scream
at me like it used to.

and it's fitting
that the stars stopped falling
from the clouds.
when I decided to
seek them

but words.
they taste bitter
so I choose not to speak.

and ink.
it's become tiresome.
so I've grown
bored- with thinking.
and here.

I think
it's time to sleep.

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Copyright 2010 Six-Out
Published on Friday, January 29, 2010.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • sIo On Thursday, April 5, 2018, sIo (917)By person wrote:

    .....I seriously want to say how this makes me feel but I can’t find the words. Like an old dog coming out of the rain and just finding now solace in the comfort of shelter.

  • NikesRain On Thursday, May 20, 2010, NikesRain (1289)By person wrote:

    this is perfect... just the way it is and how it moves. it speaks volumes quietly... and fits my mood right about now too...

  • A former member wrote: short ,bittersweet and to the point , i love it ! thank you for sharing. peace

  • Musik2MyEyes On Monday, February 22, 2010, Musik2MyEyes (192)By person wrote:

    Even when your writing depicts you are having issues writing...the writing deserves praise. This is a fav...it speaks to me more than just writing...I have days where life itself is like this. My problem is sleep is not my answer...dammit.

  • A former member wrote: haha.... it started out so strongly... but I guess sleep took over? I don't know if I should read this seriously or not.... haha, nice.

  • Six-Out On Sunday, January 31, 2010, Six-Out (1435)By person wrote:

    pretty much. I figured it was best to end it with the night. no use going back to what's done.

  • Dilated View On Friday, January 29, 2010, Dilated View (588)By person wrote:

    Sometimes when your mind goes all blah and the thought cycles don't flow in a way that is conducive to figuring shit out sleep is the best way to recharge. This was serene and sad but enjoyed.

  • Malcholm Dark On Friday, January 29, 2010, Malcholm Dark (807)By person wrote:

    Nicely done, it has great flow and is well spoken (written).

  • theXkevorkian On Friday, January 29, 2010, theXkevorkian (65)By person wrote:

    Rest now ...... Everything will be better in the morning ... I myself have been here oh so many times ..... Write On :)

  • A former member wrote: Very calming.

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