I will not be quiet. There’s a little girl inside of me, Hair the color of sunlight and eyes holding secrets of the moon And she sits in the back of the class And she holds the answers in her head but never upon her tongue And it is because of her; I will not […]
This is my senior AP Literature project. It is probably my favorite piece that I’ve ever written because of it’s parallel to my story and it’s proximity to my heart… so I figured it was time that I share it 🙂 I used to carry nothing, Empty satchels replacing the rotting cavities where my […]
We’re kids who have seen too much, But could only dream of war; Just children who play the game And on our sleeves keep score.
Kisses to the girl lying bloodied in the trenches; Cabernet dripping from her tear ducts in distasteful rosy plumes.
It is 3:27 am and you are in my bloodstream again.
Tried so hard to be empty that you’re full of the loss, tried so hard to be flawless that you’re covered in flaws.