Tag Archives: free verse

Society calls him fuckboy

she was born with a fire bellowing inside with unapologetic identity but don’t touch her too quickly or she jumps blood pumps faster palms get sweaty and war memories are drudged up like a dead girl from a river “don’t … Continue reading

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Twilight

You reach your nirvana then the door slams shut echoing through my core marking your departure Hollow liquor bottles that mirror my emptiness stare back at me like ghosts of bad decisions Walking to the mirror I find evidence of … Continue reading

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Bad Timing

the melody I left inside you is fading from your heartbeat with the rest of me retracting my open arms I walk backward in time to the outskirts of nostalgia in gradual acceptance that with her occupying your embrace you … Continue reading

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midnight

rain splashes against the window pane and I am cradled by your absence you whom I do not know you whom I love in your place lies a man to whom I am a stranger he has read my body … Continue reading

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what used to be

amidst the sunshine he strokes her hair with his fingers and she flashes a smile that radiates pure love and every memory-soaked neuron seems to fire at one time and I am burning where I stand with a desire stronger … Continue reading

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Nomadic Confession

This city once gave me life but now I find myself suffocated How can I stay if it won’t let me breathe?

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Memories Kept

Increase the dosage of nostalgia in the music of my heartbeat and I will tell you about the moonlit nights and how we saw our love in constellations, in echos of our laughter cascading through forests harmonizing with cricket melodies. … Continue reading

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