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Poetry By On September 10, 2018

Don’t Read This

I keep writing of things I should be keeping to myself Thoughts that should never make their way to paper. I can’t help myself, I need some relief. I can’t let issues and people go. I’m trying to work on myself But it’s just so hard to do on your own. I need more help than I’m willing to admit….

Poetry By On August 27, 2018

The Strongest Woman I’ve Ever Loved

I know you’re hurting now, love. You’ve been the sole warrior Fighting against an army of thousands. We’re here beside you And we will carry you When it is time. You’ve given it your all Just let us know, darling When you’re ready to rest your head.  

Poetry By On August 24, 2018

Resilience

We’re in the same prison, Baby just different cells It’s hard to see you in the darkness I know we’ll make it out fine Just resting and buying up time. But the longer we stay here the weaker we get We’re lifelong soldiers, resilience is in our blood As much as this devil is.    

Poetry By On September 26, 2017

How to Become Heartless

She’s as beautiful as marble now and just as cold. She used to be soft and fragile giving out pieces of her heart to anyone who needed it more than she. They were starving with greed and she was just so sweet. She never got any love back just broken promises and busted lips. I think she knew what she…

Poetry By On September 9, 2017

My First Scar

Maybe I’m so angry at you because you remind me of him. And I’m mad at myself for being the fool yet again for not valuing myself like I deserve. But it’s easier to blame you than to face myself I can just leave you instead of fixing me I was so innocent and open when his dismissal slashed through…

Poetry By On February 1, 2017

Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil

You’re scared of good things happening because they always get ripped from you and you have a devil in your ear telling you you don’t deserve it. Remind me to kiss the woman who brought you into this world with deaf ears.   The lack of security in your heart keeps your mind on guard for the graveyard shift. You’ve seen an…