uglier today

i am ugly
than normal
as the world
is reflected
in my dull gaze
the sky
the color of bile
the clouds
toxic puffs
every absent
even the birds
sing as if
congested with
wheezing whistles

the day is
ugly like me
uglier than normal
i will avoid
mirrors and
while the world
avoids me
i dont want
to have to
listen to myself
nor read my
empty thoughts or
spill my ugly
onto the ground
for you
to step around

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s