Monthly Archives: May 2014

A Window Into Self-Destruction

She swore she’d never do it again, but clutching the only thing that ever brought her any kind of release forced her to make an exception. Riffling through her father’s toolbox, she managed to find what she was looking for, … Continue reading

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Miss Independent

They call her Miss IndependentHer delicate fingers have a hard timeBeing entwined in someone else’sHer wallflower lips are not ones for dancingHer hair falls in a way that can’t be touchedHer ears don’t like promises They call her Miss IndependentWith … Continue reading

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We Talked About Our Biggest Fears and I Didn’t Even Tell You Mine

We talked of snakes and spiders Insects and heights The things that scared us the most. You told me you never wanted to be unhappy And I brought up my deep rooted fear of failure. I ended it there I … Continue reading

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A Message Long Overdue

It’s 2am and once again I’m surrounded by textbooks I have 3 exams tomorrow A paper due Friday A head full of chemical equations, philosophies, and chaos And circles under my eyes that are fifty shades of gray It’s so … Continue reading

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What if I’m not what you expect

Perhaps I should have known betterThan to let you wanderThrough the unkempt forestGuarded carefully by bones in my chest In every pitter patterThat pumps life through my bodyI am reminded of your presenceOf you familiarizing yourself with unknown territoryNever before … Continue reading

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Homesick

I want to whisper forevers into The salty sweat of your ivory skin I miss your sandpaper stubble on my face And the taste of our lips dancing together My legs don’t feel right When they aren’t entangled in yours … Continue reading

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Too Bad You Can’t Fold State Lines Like A Map

625 milesBetween you and meAnd I’d walk EverySingleOneJust to see your face again

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