Rewriting Fantasy

Over and over you had me making revisions Until you were the protagonist of the story The hero, The Romeo, The Prince, And my king I have spent too many nights rewriting you As the savior, the white knight A story I didn’t know how to write sober Few glasses of wine, I turned you …

We Are Time Beings

A few months ago I found a book called “A Tale for the Time Being” by Ruth Ozeki and since then it is my favourite book. At first, I bought it because of the beautiful cover and then the story captured me. Placing my very being into its pages, flipping each one letting it consume my …

To Whom It May Concern

I never know where to start Because once I try to speak The words get lost in my train of thought Afraid to make its way back to me So I sit there quietly Trying my best to say something -anything really But I start to see flashes Of what he did to me Now …

Poem Day 7: Why I Burned My Journals

When I was 14 I wanted to kill myself 15 and 16, my thoughts never changed I was manic and my words proved it These past entries were filled with darkness A lot of people said I’ve been strong But these entries scare me Its a reminder of the struggle The struggle to wake up …

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 …

You’re Not In Love

You tell me you’re in love You recite metaphors as if they have meaning As if they prove how you feel It’s not proving anything Except for the fact that your emotions are fiction And you have no sense of what is real You tell me you’re in love You tell me its pain, you …

I’m a Mess right now

Well at the moment, I am finding myself in tiny bits of rage in the wrong places and times. You could tell me to get anger management however the control is all in myself and in the process of moving on. If you ask me about my feelings I would say it with no hint …