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

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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.

Words

Sometimes I feel like no one can ever truly love me. So when someone finally does, it’s like… Really? Well then, you must be the only one And I must latch on to you before you realize that the sun has gone. And as if the shades have been drawn, Darkness has overcome, and that’s … Continue reading Words

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

8:36

There was once a time in my life When I thought you were the one. But I slowly began to realize That I was coming undone. Crumbling bit by narrowing bit.. Tumbling down your rabbit hole. You made me weak. You offered me a reality so shiny That in turn became bleak.. So bleak, it … Continue reading 8:36

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

Lola

A friend asked me recently why I love my cat: Sometimes, I wake up in the middle of the night and I find her watching me from a corner somewhere in my room. People who've seen this actually happen always think it's weird or creepy. I've actually had a friend tell me that it like … Continue reading Lola