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I am so bland, parched

and dry; I sleep in

the sands where the

sea laps and strands

of death wrap the depths

of ocean in my mind.


I asked the moon for tides

but waves keep

crashing near; I am

tired afraid aching sleeping {slight said}

“leave me


my darling…

I’m okay;

I’m dying,”

and slowly



My Dearest,

This upsidedown-thing’s

not working

in me,




and I can’t



1. Produced by a distortion or lopsidedness of the facial features.

2. Abnormally bent or turned to one side; twisted; crooked.

3. Devious in course or purpose; misdirected.

4. Contrary; perverse.

5. Distorted or perverted, as in meaning.

6. Bitterly or disdainfully ironic or amusing.


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