Every love I’ve ever had has killed me,

Every love I’ve ever had has killed me, they instill my mind with their earth soil eyes, Fueling my desires with their hands, Imagining a future with him, enjoying him watering me with artificial fulfillment. When I was little I used to love plants, their saturated skin and admirable growth. And so I picked them.Continue reading “Every love I’ve ever had has killed me,”

a modern love story

you told me I was your sunset because I laughed in shades of lilac and magenta and my smile held specks of stolen sunlight   the scent of mahogany teakwood cologne whispered comfort, filled my lungs, and pulled me in a warm embrace   we danced on the green grass blades as we watched theContinue reading “a modern love story”

a letter to silence

dear silence, i hear you screaming for me to notice and i do i notice you   i used to fear you especially in solitude there were no interruptions to drown out the negative voices there were no distractions to numb the pain   maybe i was afraid when you weren’t there, that my demonsContinue reading “a letter to silence”