Monthly Archives: July 2015

I read somewhere that you can’t write good poetry unless your heart is fragmented, wrung like a wet towel: twisted and desperate. Only then can you create pretty words that actually mean something. As a little girl, you wrote of … Continue reading

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I’m a crystal entity One shove away from shattering He’s a heart of stone Chipping away At my fragile surface I feel parts of me withering I’m getting smaller But I love The way he looks at me

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Five Stars

“I don’t let anyone touch me” I said But good god He was the kind of person You couldn’t help but love Christ I swore I’d never let a boy into my poetry But look what I’m doing Baby, you … Continue reading

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Autopilot Defense Isn’t Turned Off So Easy

And my darling, Shes flying high but She still has those days Where some subtle misfortune Plunges her into that sea of agony All too familiar I’m so sorry My darling knows The feeling of a stomach Full of rocks … Continue reading

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Beach Magic

Porcelain skin Exposed to the warm embrace of summer’s heat Gently kissed by the sun’s playful lips Hair of silk Riddled with shades of sunshine and brown sugar Tangled in the soft grip of the sand She lay there in … Continue reading

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Encouragement

Darling Don’t you cry But instead Fetch your quill and ink Let your emotions flow out Through your river words Your cheeks are not a gravel path Meant to be flooded by rain Don’t let pools form Around your street … Continue reading

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