Unapologetic

I lie at your feet like a begging child. Hoping and praying that you’ll love me back. I scratch at your back door like a stray cat, Waiting for a morsel of affection. I unapologetically give my all… Imprudent and weak, Feeble like a branch And continuously in amazement of What you have the power … Continue reading Unapologetic

You.

I lie next to you, watching your chest rise and fall with every shallow breath you take. You sleep soundly and peacefully, but I am paralyzed. My courage is rendered useless against my aching heart, beating only for you. I want the courage to walk, to run, to flee into the wind and taste the … Continue reading You.

Evanescence

They sat on her front steps consumed by a loud quieting of emotions as the streets that lied before and beyond buzzed and roared with an excitement that escaped them. Neither of them had uttered a word since leaving the restaurant, but their silence spoke the truth they’d long been afraid to face. Lina always … Continue reading Evanescence

Electricity

I’m in pretty deep and I want you in deeper. I want you so close that you feel what I feel when you’re near That you can taste your own essence on my lips. Can we move together? Can we breathe shallowly in unison as you look into my eyes while I take you in? … Continue reading Electricity

Cycles

I still smell you in my sheets. I still see your arm intertwined with mine.. Lying comfortably as if we Weren’t living in an alternate reality. The sun rose &swallowed our secrets whole.. You were gone. &eventually, I was too. It seems that’s a side effect of love; A piece of you will never actually … Continue reading Cycles

Roots

“You know how much I love you, right.” It was more of a statement than a question. He knew, and I knew he knew. We lied there quietly, fear and smoke amidst the air. Words and thoughts we’d never allow to breathe hung from the ceiling by a little thread, and here we were just…existing. … Continue reading Roots