Monthly Archives: March 2017

The end.

We are a novel with the ending torn out We are a sonata Beethoven got tired of writing An unfinished painting An infinite intermission I’m still trying to understand your disintegrating passion The devolution of love How You walked away … Continue reading

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Abstract

But freeing my mind is not romantic. There are images of rainbows of visible light shining from prisms. There are drawings of birds flying from cages. I wanted it to be like that. In words alternating from cursive to barely … Continue reading

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I love you but

I said ‘love’ in a dream only then did I mean it as he wanted. There’s an indescribable torment in having one foot on the ground: how can I tell him I love you but I don’t see you in … Continue reading

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“My thoughts are stars I cannot fathom into constellations”

I count stars in the sky Like I would count my steps back to you If I decided one day to hitchhike along the pavement Along to a soundtrack of car horns and songbirds The world never felt this big … Continue reading

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Haunted

Love As a transitive verb Rolls off his tongue Into my ear And suddenly there is a firing Of every neuron in my brain And I have trouble discerning Whether it is the feeling of A thousand butterflies Or a … Continue reading

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(Im)perfect Match

I fell in love The same way People light matches It was almost instantaneous— We shared that moment Eyes locking Tension brimming And then my heart just Ignited But what I didn’t know Was that you Were gasoline You blew … Continue reading

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