Nylon Rope

Above my head Like a clever joke Hanging limply Was a nylon rope Out the window Like a bird set free My hope had flown And abandoned me Out of the blue Like a miracle Advice you gave Was empirical I heard your words “Friend, please stay alive” Then tied that noose Around my mind…

Goner

Inspired by Goner by Twenty One Pilots No matter how much air I inhale My lungs won’t seem to fill “In through your nose, out through your mouth” But I cannot breathe still My chest, it feels so tight My fingers, cold as death I am nothing but a goner Could somebody catch my breath?…