Got to take care of my own Others don’t know what I know One chair in a room Four walls covered within That’s my safe place from the wolves Out in the forest they roam I run to my home in the woods Greeted by the words of those at home But safety I feel […]

The tea I drink Reminds me of my substitute teacher Just a fifth grader Young and weak Introduced to tea on a cloudy day Nice to smell Good to taste For once I felt grown up Reminds me of those gloomy days Together as a class We sipped our tea Good memories flow Through the […]

Slaves to our master Which will you serve? Dragged through the streets Robots alike Subway rats we creep Obligated to the call of the streets Signs lead us to our destruction Given the plastic to keep us caged Caged in our debt amounted to nothing We attribute emotions to material possessions We walk the ground […]

Can’t react to this anger, Built inside ready to blow, Gets me so mad, People supposed to be an example, Yet after years they remain the same, Trying to influence me today, But they can’t because I trust no one, This anger is real, I want to lash out, But deep down inside I need to […]

Your part of the team, they say Your one of us, they said One for all, they declared All for one, was said But when the time arrived, I saw No team was left, by my side Only me, myself and I, was all Where was the team? I called All gone astray, I saw […]

Do people really care? Or are we all selfish from within? A routine to be nice A smile to fulfill society’s norm But deep down inside, do we really care? What is genuine love? What is genuine care? So many questions to bare Not knowing if I fall into that same sphere Nathan Bonilla © […]

To the primo I never knew To live and die by the gun The calling of the streets Crawling under the rug The subway rats creeping in the fog Catch you slipping like a deep sleep Fingers on the trigger light up the streets For a moment reality creeps in A fight breaks out from […]