Monthly Archives: June 2017

Windows

You did not like the view, but our love was just the window, shielding you from the elements you disliked and providing security from what is beyond. You complain that you did not like the view, but our love was just the window, and you never learned that, so the curtains closed, and what you […]

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h o p e

I hang on to hope and hope hangs me.

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Dolls

I collected lovers. Memories of them like pretty dolls. A cabinet full in my mind. I can’t get rid of these memories and I can’t touch these dolls. They’re staring at me from behind the glass cabinet doors, and I always find myself apologizing to them.

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shattered

I’m just a shattered human held together by your saliva’s glue, and I keep sniffing the air like a wild dog, getting high on what holds me together. No one kisses you like me, because ┬ánobody needs you like me. It’s more animalistic than lust, it’s survival.

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MONEY

They say money is the root of all evil. They say love is the root of all pain. I’m in love with money. I’m fucked.

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Declaration

I am carved by the ocean and the night. I felt the ocean mold me, beat me, until I took the shape it wanted. It smoothed me over, but left some rough edges. I CAN STILL CUT YOU. I felt the night illuminate me with darkness. It poured itself inside of me, I mothered it, […]

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days go by

I am not blowing out any more candles. My dreams have aged more than me. Their skin, wrinkled and pale. Their hair, gray. I fear my dreams are going to die before me and I won’t have anywhere to bury them. I will be left cradling them like a stillborn child.

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S.A.I.L.

You wanted to sail the seven seas in search of spices, so you found the same when my teeth met your neck. You wanted to sail the seven seas in search of sugar, so you found the same when my lips moistened your body’s secrets. You wanted to sail the seven seas in search of […]

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sunburnt hangovers

Sunburnt hangovers remind me of you, to love in excess, ignoring all warnings, for our well-being, to allow an unconstrained, even if temporary, love to burn with no limits, just like the sun’s UV tongue rays leaving red lick wounds on our bodies, the drunken sun takes body shots off of us, and all we […]

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embrace

It really was your embrace that I missed, like words held within quotes, it made me feel like I belonged to someone.

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