The Cushion

“It is an awful thing to be betrayed by your body. And it’s lonely, because you feel you can’t talk about it. You feel it’s something between you and the body.” -David Levithan I found a cushion laying on the floor; squishy and round, it looked horrendous just sitting there —gaudy, plump, and worn-out. How …

Saint Unknown

I was looking for sanity In all the wrong places Looking at the streets Looking underneath sheets I was looking for sanity Atop the highest buildings Looking for sanity in poison You called me a saint You said I was the saint of the lost Saint of the condemned Saint of the sinners Saint of …

Goodbye Alice (Sad Truth of Us)

we have an inevitable expiration date at some point in our lives we would part, the cause still unknown there will come a day where one of us has a piece of the other sadly, one bigger than the other it hurts knowing this fate that we would only be memories tucked into our subconscious …

Loveless Definition

You told me she loved you You reassured me that she loved you But I can see the bruises on your skin And don’t you dare say you like it rough There’s a difference between love and violence I know that you were screaming the night before Then by morning all you give is silence …

An Idiot’s Commentary

The idea of democracy is dead welcome to the age of idiocracy our minds being penetrated by ignorance written by self-appointed pretentious social media experts typing statuses that leave minds crippling tweets saying rape isn’t heinous isn’t considered a crime how a woman should be thankful that a man would fuck them we are no …

damaged goods of sweet nothings

  i havent written about love since i was nineteen since i was nineteen, I was foolish thinking love could be salvaged through Facebook thinking love could be found in a few swipes and as i scroll though sweet status updates i have a bottle in my other hand to cleanse my thoughts of love …

To the Pretty One

Pretty my heart stops Pretty my heart hurts I could stare at you forever Because I can see a lifetime in your eyes Your shy smile may say you’re not ready But I know how to wait I die a little inside when you look away With your back turned I feel the seconds pass …

Tale of Two Loves

  Your love chokes me and I no longer want thatI said you take my breath awayBut you are crushing my windpipeYour love makes me bleed, your love makes me cryLove hurts but we took the metaphor literallyWhen I said I wanted a crazy kind of loveCall me insane kind of loveWhat you gave me …