Sleep and I

The sun goes down
and chemicals rage,
Sleep and I
are fallen casualties
of the war they wage.
I fill notebooks
then tear them up,
page by page.
I only half believe
the things I have said,
but it keeps me awake
thinking of the things
I never would.

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