Monthly Archives: February 2017

Past

The truth is I do not know how To live without regrets. There were too many boys I let climb behind my ribcage When my heart did not want them there. They saw me without clothes on Before they were … Continue reading

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Dilemma

The decision is impossible. Eyes of topaz knows me As a warrior He knows how I survived. I welcomed him into my heart And he made a home there. I fell in love with his intensity His intellect The fire … Continue reading

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Renaissance

You found me More scar tissue Than skin You touched me And I was new

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Offerings

I give And I’ve given To all the wrong people But I will continue To keep giving Because so many Have not given to me And I know the anguish Of helplessness

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First Date

Tell me about yourself. But not conventionally. Tell me about the void That opens in the center of your being Threatening to swallow you whole. What do you do? Tell me about how the word ‘love’ has felt in your … Continue reading

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Potential

He listens But doesn’t say too much And his eyes hold Some kind of nirvana Among their blue hues His smile is gentle And his laugh could be a song The cadence of his voice Is something I could get … Continue reading

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Lost Among the Trees

I got lost wandering Around in your wilderness You spend your days Chopping down trees To make something of a path But I bask in the beauty of its foliage In its wild freedom to grow in every direction Wishing … Continue reading

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