Under the Sky-Signs I have been left by German law, a lengthy document which chronicles a man's life, his ambitions, his dreams and the final moments leading up to his death. For the rest which I have read, I can only say that this journal has allowed me to glimpse beneath the surface of the prisoner's facade and reap the rewards of honesty with oneself as with no other. I am uncomfortable never-the-less... Perhaps I play the role of the noncommitted observer, perhaps he has made me into a voyeur of sorts and it is in that other place, laughing at me. I could envision that happening...More Like This
I have come to the conclusion that by accepting into my care the personal effects of a War Criminal, that I have entered into his world too closely and can no longer remain in as objective as a psychologist should. After these many months of work with the living man, I am afraid that I will be susceptible to judging a dead individual on the basis of his crimes alone without once considering the very
The Ringslender, tarnished silver bandMore Like This
rests in palm of withered hand
ancient promise, absent stare
detritus falls like snow on hair
wedding present grand oak bed
ghosts of words the mirror said
rain-rot splintered windowsills
caustic crumbs of guilty pills
footprints in the carpet dust
canopy of velvet shame
the progeny of lies and tears
divests her of her souvenirs
and grateful for the life she gave
the heirloom never meets the grave
How i still feelTime is going by very slowlyMore Like This
When your talking to people
and yet feeling quite lonely
I put on a smile for you and the world
but no longer your girl
i guess it's time to move on
but how can i be strong ?
When it seems like everything
keeps going wrong?
How can i put trust in another?
After what you've done?
Why take another chance even further?