THRILLS

Life is a thrill
When you find the one
Whose words send a
Chill down your spine.

The world would call
You blessed if the words
Are served with a trail
Of tender kisses
And soft touches.

The world would weep
If the words are coated
In blows that shift
your spine and
paint you blue.

Whichever way,
Life is a thrill
But some thrills
are not worth your breathe.
@kayologun

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IF I WERE A SONG

If I were a song
I will fill your mouth
Till all words taste like honey
I will crawl from your belly
And slide through your lungs
like a slug
I will dance around your heart
Till you hit every note
with precision

If I were a song
I will beat
only for you.
@kayologun

BUSTED

I started to fold myself
and blur to fit your picture
of me. I wrap my dreams
in bubble wraps, hide them
under a mountain
so as not to embarrass you.
Then I saw I was
not the reflection
in your eyes.
So I busted my bubble
wraps and spread
like melted butter.
@kayologun

DREAMS

I hold back like
a sling fearing to let go
fearing for how
far I may go
how high I may fly
or how hard
I may crash.

REFUGE

What do you do when
the battle gets harder
when one fire lights another
and no place is safe to rest
no peace can be sort.

Where do you draw the energy
to keep fighting
when your strength is spent
and you are dying inside.

What do you do when your
eyes won’t stop streaming
when the troubles
won’t stop coming.
-KayoLogun

Woman

She spread her legs and
Fire fell from the sky
So they bowed before her
As she birth
A star.

KayoLogun

Vetted

Your mouth bleeds
Lies
Like a rotten wound
And I lick it all
like a lost dog.
That is what we’ve
Always been.
Now I have been to the Vet
And I am done
With you.
-KayoLogun