Girl on Fire

She walks on embers, but she doesn't burn. Inside, she is cold. The one thought she had was to escape, but they stopped her with hot words and heated glares. Now, her room is a furnace and the air is filled with sparks. Her heart seizes after every beat, a neat little silence that fills… Continue reading Girl on Fire


Broken Heart

A heart that is broken still beats. A heart cannot break of sadness Or loneliness Or despair. My heart didn't stutter when My lungs cracked apart And showed me how unforgiving Your ice really is. My heart was far from my mind As my stomach twisted until I could barely swallow. Or eat. Or think.… Continue reading Broken Heart