This maze we walk,
denies a bitter truth.
Our fingers trace its periphery
and yet still we walk in circles.
If escape is what we truly yearn
then perhaps there is
no maze at all.
Or perhaps the maze
is just a labyrinth of pain,
navigated by fools
like me and you.
For more of my poetry, check out Poetry for the Sad, Lonely and Hopelessly Endangered and The All or the Nothing, available in print or e-book formats.