Square Shaped Box #poetry

Square Shaped Box by Alejandro N. Marrero 2/15/2020 Surrounded by four wallsI can neither dance or fallThe walls are thinHowever it doesn’t prevent you from coming in I wish I was tallerA proud, secure and stable fatherOne with comfort enough to giveOne with more love to live Surrounded by a boxIt’s not strange as we’ve…

Forced Silence

Forced Silence By Alejandro N. Marrero 2014 Memories and Delusions in my head beg for release. Its that glitch that keeps playing the same scenes over and over again. Driving me towards a place where sanity takes a backseat and there's no seatbelts when you drive. I'll be salting my pillows when no ones around…

Broken Insides #poetry

By Alejandro N. Marrero Broken Inside by Alejandro N. Marrero 1/30/2020 I’m broken insideAlways looking for ways to hide.Riddled with sharp peaks and steep dives.Why can’t I thrive?It prevents me from being aware.Please don’t stare.It’s serious and real.Overwhelming and filled with fear.It divides my heart in tattered tears.Still no miracle medicine found for repairs I’m…

The Moon’s Awful Tides #poetry

By Alejandro N. Marrero 1/25/2020 The Moon’s Awful Tides by Alejandro N. Marrero At night with the moon held highI lay in bed in locked in battle with the nightThere are evenings I’m victoriousWaking up refreshed and rather gloriousFilled with hope I make several plansThen aim to bed early to secure their demands.Only yearning for…