The Fire

Your throat is raw and the words come out cracked Your hands are numb and shaky as you reach for their ghost Your cheeks are streaked hot with self-inflicted tears No matter how hard you scream and cry they won’t come Because that’s the thing about burning bridges, isn’t it? No matter how many times … More The Fire

Fantasy

When I was little I used to fantasize about living inside the beautiful little painted houses on cheap drugstore cards. I would imagine the smells of the freshly cut grass and the chirping birds singing by the bird bath. How the chimney would curl with wisps of the family fire as a home cooked meal … More Fantasy

Him.

This wasn’t to make you sad This wasn’t to make you feel guilty I simply wanted to write the way I see you And the way you see me Let me just say, The sight of you truly takes my breath away I am in love with you and will never hesitate to say it … More Him.

Stuck 

For so long after you broke my heart I would not let a soul touch my skin  I was drowning myself in the memory of your touch  Convinced that no one could do it like you  No one could be you  This body was yours and being with someone else felt so wrong  That even … More Stuck 

Cognitive Drugs

I’m addicted to the way it feels to fall in love The nervous electricity when hands first touch  The passionate hesitation of a first kiss  The hungry and admiring stares that seem to try sucking up every drop of your image like there will never be another chance  The excitement and thought in every moment, … More Cognitive Drugs

Obsession 

My eyes are glued to you  Constantly fighting the strong pull my body seems to be yearning to give into Mysterious, your eyes are filled with an emotion I can’t quite define  Our eyes lock and everything subsides until their is only you  I look for you  Your gaze always seems to find me  A … More Obsession