I stand at your gates and look up to the sky; It’s dark where I stand, and I’m not sure why. My head is spinning, because I want to scream At the way you hide away, lost in your dreams. I’m on my knees, ready to plead, But you don’t know what I need. You […]
Contain it, Careful, Before it Disappears. Crush it, Slow, Until it Dies. – The city is burning, The city is burning. – A girl sits by her Window, watching The storm rage. She Doesn’t understand That they gave her A gift that refused To die.
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. […]
There was a girl who was not nice. Her hair was unruly and her eyes were wicked. Her favorite phrase was a dirty one. She threw words just as she threw daggers– Straight into people’s hearts. That was her best trick.
I had a friend who listened to me; she listened so much that she didn’t hear me ask about herself. She kept her arms and ears open, but not to the extent to which I could reach out and pull her into myself. I wanted to save her, she only wanted to save me, and […]
It interests me This concept of Santa Claus Putting children into two categories: Naughty or nice. Never both, or neither; Polar opposites to which we Have to adhere, for fear of An absence of materialistic ideals. Give me coal, Give me saddened hearts and Icy blood, a sick reaction to the Dichotomy by which our […]
It woos women uses force takes prisoners. It smears itself in cream-colored paint, lies down with sweet-smelling blossoms, and begs to be picked like the roses it sways next to. Unlike roses, this has no thorns, it roosts in a glass vase cultivating its escape wondering when it’ll be needed again. Cream turns to blood, […]