Posts tagged ‘addiction’

April 21, 2017

Battle Cry (revisited)

by braveandrecklessblog

some days i worry

whether my humble friendship

my love for you

my faith in you

is strong enough

fierce enough

to fill you with light

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March 1, 2017

Shortsighted Downfall

by Nick Anthony

The spread of Climate’s cancer,
While men still suck cigs.

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October 21, 2016

Time for Change, HAIKU

by Nick Anthony

Spread-eagle pancake
Splattered about rock bottom.
My free fall is done.

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August 28, 2016

The Struggle: Haiku.

by Nick Anthony

Upside down egg pits
Swallow wasted ambitions,
Flushing them long gone.

February 22, 2016


by Richard Rensberry, author at QuickTurtle Books® and


It slips into a vein
like a needle

into a junkie.
They’ll complain

until their lack
turns euphoric.

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October 31, 2015

~ Addiction Speaks

by A. L. O'Prunty

~ Addiction Speaks Volumes
A Personification

Allow me to introduce myself,
I’m called “Addition”
I come in many shapes and sizes
Am a respector of none

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October 5, 2015


by dokurtybitz

I still feel
Addiction’s call and
Seeking to join each other
An embrace down
Into death
However long he may be
In arriving

June 10, 2013

Addicted for Life

by Rana



for survival beckons me

to gorge – unsufferable;

subservient to nature,

need to indulge – bitter, sweet.

January 22, 2013

The End Of An Era

by willowdot21

Hush hush don’t say a word ,

no one wants to hear what you say so silence little bird.

No good you flashing those blue eyes at the world

they are not charmed by you so you can stop now little girl.

No , No we don’t want to be told any more

we no longer believe that the world owes you a living, it doesn’t, so get up off the floor.

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January 2, 2013

Smokey Temptation

by Kerrie Ann Salsac

There they sit; slim and straight,

taunting me, tempting fate.

I sit, fidget and squirm,

a desire to affirm

they hold no sway o’er me.

A lie for all to see.

Cigarette, fag or smoke;

all words on which I choke,

my need for nicotine

alarming and obscene.

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