If I accept, will you build me into your cobblestone patio let me dig my fingers into the earth to fill every crack with the green that seeps out from underneath? Will you bury me and all our secrets in your garden so no one can distinguish between the seeds that plant peas and the…
I let go of you faster than a sneeze, you slipped between my fingers and although I practiced holding you memorized all your ridges, I quickly realized I was never meant to hold you.
There are galaxies inside you, sometimes they pirouette make you point your toes in some direction you’ve never known but what you do know is that there are so many kinds of love to fill you up.
I am tired of searching for myself in the arms of someone else, I am impatient to heal from the wounds you inflicted and the wounds I inflict on myself, so I try to pass the time by counting every red and white stripe in this tent I can find. When I get tired of…
I love you because you chirp no matter the weather.
Well, I’m not sure if “Love is a dog from hell,” because love hasn’t called love hasn’t showed up on my doorstep just ‘cause, love hasn’t texted, love has only left dust on my headboard.
You were so familiar running my fingers over the keys of this old typewriter almost Like I’d written your name before, but when I pressed the first letter of your name, years of rust both upheld & defended the key from landing.
Do thoughts of me caress your mind like fingers running through your hair? Because thoughts of you swell in my mind expanding like balloons and popping under the prick of a single pin.
Because maybe it’s biology that makes me think that you and me could really be something but so the tale goes the one who’s supposed to save the damsel and reap her love really just threw a metal hook to her windowsill provided an escape from the only world she knew but left before she…
Would you notice if I took a step back if I pulled away folding in on myself like an unsuspecting supernova? If the death of this star is the only event that gets your attention, I hope you’ll feel my warmth.