Birds and trees are what the mornings should be.
Do you remember the day, Your affections went up in smoke, As we sat at the table, Waiting to be served, And with a dead glance, With a swish of your fingers, You dismissed me?
if missing you feels like there's smoke I can't see and yet it bothers me, then yes, I've missed you.
I'm into self love darling, Today I oiled my hair, Tomorrow I'll make my breakfast, Day after tomorrow Ill call someone I haven't talked to in a while. Wait, I am going to validate myself, I'm going to get that haircut I have been thinking about, And feel good about it while the blow drying … Continue reading Self
It's not a good sign, When you wake up wanting to listen to Lorde sing- 'I'm a liability', When you wake up not wanting to wake up. Trying times, These. I feel like I live in a halo, And it's blue, It grows for days on end, Invisible to you. I walk around dripping, I … Continue reading Unreal
I knew a cat once And I never quite laid her to rest. She is still around here somewhere, And when I call out 'Lucy!' Her ears perk up, And yet she pretends not to have heard me. Typical cat behavior I'm told. Well I'm glad she has the liberty to ignore me, And yet … Continue reading Void
Last night, The things you said, Keep company throughout the day And hit me the most at sunsets: Amidst shadows and silhouettes, The dusky brilliance of a peachy grey sky, I keep coming back to sighs. I hold my wavering sight on clouds and lightening that a dried up tree paints against them. In every … Continue reading Sunsets
We live like strangers in a room, you and I.
Hey, I wonder if you, Look over your shoulders now and then, To confirm that you're not being followed. I wonder if you've ever had to consider what the best pepper spray in the market was. I wonder if you're aware at times, Looking at objects and counting the ways they double up as weapons … Continue reading Not Today