When I see you, I feel we’ve been forgotten, Like the world has gone by, And taken all the pain and misery with it, Like we were left alone, together, behind, And all I never could have dreamed in a million years, Fills my soul in a moment, From laughter and hopes to tears and … Continue reading All I Know
This is kind of a break from form. I had to write it for something else, but I figured it would make for a pretty good post as well, even if it's a little rough.
I’ve been hurt. I didn’t know it when it happened, But now it’s clear. It was slow at first. It started with trying to make someone happy, But then it led here. The first trespasses were nothing at all, Subtle hints and gestures that could mean A million different things, But I let it drag … Continue reading Good Enough
Nothing feels quite like it. There is something in it so simple yet so overwhelming to me. The warmth of it makes me want to cry. It disarms me entirely, makes me feel not as a child, but as an infant in loving, trusted arms. All that even comes close anymore is the way my … Continue reading Neck
So many words I lose in the day, Fumbling with not enough nerve to say Anything that means anything at all, Because I’m so high up that I’m afraid to fall. But I can’t keep all of these things inside, Pouring over and pulling my stomach like goddamn a riptide. Sometimes when I’m alone, I … Continue reading Too Afraid to Say
I know, I know how you feel. I know that you think, Pain is all that’s real. Oh, I know. And I know, That you really believe, That hope isn’t free, And I might agree. Believe me, I know. I know, You don’t trust anyone anymore, I know how much the pain of the past … Continue reading I Know