Dear Kenneth, I Love You

Our first conversation was through text We were sitting in the same room Without the “will he or will he not reply” anxiety I was talking while you were typing Because you were unable to speak You were sweet but kind of impulsive You met me out of recommendation After a wisdom tooth extraction For …

Poem Day 5: Sunsets and Beds

I want to wake up next to you Wrapped around in your arms Or back to back on the opposite sides of the bed All I want is to know your presence I want to wake up smelling coffee Brewing, while you try to cook breakfast It’s either burnt or slightly cooked We opt for …

A Garden of Jade Flowers

It’s written in the clouds Carried by the arms of the people you love And who loves you back for someone who doesn’t believe in heaven I’d like to believe you’re in the sky Blissful as the memories we kept It’s an ineffable turn of events I saw you not too long ago But even …

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 …

Cynical Hopeful

It’s easy to mistake the first time as love. Because no one finds “the one” in the first try, if so then you are a lucky bitch. Others have to go through hell and meet every single asshole in the dating pool before finally meeting the 1% of people where there are mutual interests. Or …

Lonely Cappuccino Nights

Foggy mornings and stained coffee cups Can’t wait another hour to skip this routine Sky is burning red tonight I’m speeding through the green light Hoping to get a shot before the crowd comes in Save me a seat darlin next to your cappuccino You’re so beautiful so tell me something I don’t know You’re …