Why I Am Awake


The darkness around can't get any darker


and the sound of my thoughts can't get any louder


while the world speeds up and my mind slows down


day is gone and night arises


but my mind, my thoughts won't go to sleep


to ask myself questions no one else would understand


to sing a song and dance and laugh


that is what night is like for me


bustling around as if the sun is still high in the sky, sometimes it won't shut up


i don't know why.



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