Lacking Depth – a poem

"Lacking Depth"a poem by Jeremy C Kester in shallow waters I wadegasping for airsucking for wind to fill lungstoo deep to swim and floatinstead I sinkwading in shallow poolsof misery reflected againstshimmering glowsif I could onlyput my fucking feet down For more poetry, consider purchasing a copy of Jeremy's collection: Change of Seasons: Selected Poems. … Continue reading Lacking Depth – a poem

Absent – a poem

"Absent"a poem by Jeremy C Kester My thoughts follow the sound of the air,As I lay silently awake inside.The bitter smell of my sweat surrounds me,Reminds of what I silently dread. These thoughts are but a treat to me.Like the sweet taste of vanilla,Only absent are they of the substance within.I can only hope I … Continue reading Absent – a poem

Untitled #30 – a poem

Untitled #30a poem by Jeremy C Kester Dancing around my thoughtsShadows of the uncertainties I bearFuture lovesPast sinsWorries of the days to comeBut I can’t close my eyes and make them disappearThrough coffee and colaI try to block out sleepish wanderingScared to fall asleep and dreamScared to wake up to yet another dayThe unknowingOr is … Continue reading Untitled #30 – a poem

Coming of Age – a poem

"Coming of Age"a poem by Jeremy C Kester If I could only find a difference,To lead me away from this confusion,Bringing me from a pit of innocence,Enlighten the question of delusion.Spare my mind from these bitter illnesses,And I shall forever rest my tired eyes.For my feet have walked these strong distances,And my heart, though tired, … Continue reading Coming of Age – a poem

Courage Hide – a poem

"Courage Hide"a poem by Jeremy C Kester Break my consciousness,let me sleep today,so that I may not know this,of what fears I face may… Tell not to me;of those terrors break,my being state of dying see,which the difficult road I take. For maybe I shall stride,different from where I stand,but I fear of where my … Continue reading Courage Hide – a poem