Mosaic of Stars and Scars

I woke up to the sound of your frustration And saw scattered papers of unimaginable views, Puzzle pieces of torn pictures With colorful and vibrant hues Lay on the floor It was a mosaic of broken inspiration You were unsatisfied with your pages Splattering your dizzying thoughts Then you grabbed my arms And started scribbling …

I am a work of art

He forgot to draw my eyes He drew my lips but they could not part They are rose-colored pillows resting on my face Curved as a smile for his comfort He kisses them every morning Gently with a grin He sketched my ears, so I can listen to him Ramble about his day as I …

Black Mirror Relationship

I know the type They only make pop-up promises We light up like our screens They believe we’re too scared To take a chance and become Something more than digital They prey on those who want love They tweet and post poetic statements, Nicholas Sparks quotes, And unknown Tumblr sources They prey on those who …

Dear Cupid You’re A Jerk

“Dear Cupid You’re A Jerk” is a series of essays about the mishaps, tragedies, and entertaining moments in my love life. In my short twenty-two years of life, I experienced so much heartache and cringe-worthy moments in my single life and relationships. Such as accidentally liking your crush’s very VERY old picture on Facebook while you …

Not In My Vocabulary

There has to be a word for Making me feel worthless There has to be a word for this Pushing me into my own darkness Rather than be the guiding light You promised to help me see right But I guess I did something wrong For you to see me differently There has to be …

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 …

Pieces of Peace: “saviour of a toxic romance”

In the long run, you’ll realize that there are a few relationships in life that’s not worth saving. Do not constantly remind yourself that you are in love. Or tell yourself that there is no one else in the world that will love and tolerate you because you’re only settling down with someone for the …