She didn’t belong

Her face is cupped in her hands her elbows buried against the windowsill Her eyes gaze out.. Life looks so beautiful, green and blue birds chirping,children singing, and families eating Yet, she still feels so lonely as if no one understands her..even if they tried as if she was born, meant to be misunderstood She […]

Continue reading →

A hundred flowers

I picked you from amongst a hundred flowers yours was the only name that I called out, my darling listen, oh my love listen, oh my love with my hands, I will craft you a necklace of fresh flowers I picked you from amongst a hundred flowers yours was the only name that I called […]

Continue reading →

What is love

Mr.Byrdon stopped talking, he looked me in the eyes, and squinted before fixating his thick glasses on the bridge of his rather wise nose. “Do you really wanna know what love is, Elsa?” He asked. “Yes sir, I do,” I said. A gust of wind flew above us, some colorful leaves hurled by. “Well then. […]

Continue reading →

bleeding heart

I feel the pain, deep down within my bones. My chest feels numb, my thoughts unclear. A fog has formed in my brain, paralyzing my ability to think straight. A dark shadow has settled comfortably underneath my skin and has made itself at home. I bite my lower lip, it exasperates at first until the […]

Continue reading →

I realize

I look around me and everything feels as though it’s crumbling. The ground beneath my feet that I have stood on for so long doesn’t feel as sturdy anymore, but shaky and unsafe. Faces that I trusted for so long turned their backs on me to reveal their true colors. I feel alone; me, myself, […]

Continue reading →

making memories

She sat in her rocking chair, her eyes full of light and joy. They smiled at you without her lips even making the slightest of a move. She rocked back and forth, slowly and steadily. “I remember it all,” she said as she folded her wrinkly hands around her mug of tea. “I remember everything, […]

Continue reading →