Poetry

Poetry By On June 5, 2018

Proof

I ask “do you enjoy hurting me” You must taste the irony On my tongue. I’m sorry for the pain I’ve caused But I took no pleasure in seeing you like that Do you hope I’ll shed a tear for you so that you have proof i still care?   -April 2018 (+)  

Poetry By On June 1, 2018

The Sound My Heart Makes As You Break It

My body shaking Stumbling onto earth shattering heartbreak, My heart beating so fast I’m afraid it might break loose from my ribcage and run from the pain storming in. My throat closing up please don’t say the words to make these lies true.   -May 2018

Poetry By On May 29, 2018

Old Bruises

You say my past doesn’t bother you But every time it gets brought up You mention yours just to even the score I’ve told you it hurts Please stop poking at the bruise.   -April 2018 (+)

Poetry By On May 21, 2018

Tangled

Your beard tickling my chest My nose in your hair And soft kisses on your forehead. I love tangling my fingers in your hair Just after we’ve tangled the sheets.   -April 2018 (+)

Poetry By On May 16, 2018

On Paper

As I lay next to you I write all these poems in my head. But you ask me to say something sweet And I lose my voice. It’s not fair or right I’m not sure why it happens every night Will you still love me when the only time I give you my heart is on paper? Are the forehead…

Poetry By On May 12, 2018

Whisker burns on my chin

You kiss me hard and it pulls me back in I know you’re swallowing down i love yours So that my step back doesn’t turn into a full blown run I don’t want to confuse you anymore than i already have So I’m swallowing back i love you’d too But it probably breaks your heart all the same

Poetry By On May 9, 2018

How to self publish

Dream a little. Fantasize about how you imagine your poetry collection to be. Do you have a theme or topic you want to focus on, how do you want to touch your audience, and maybe start considering details like how long you want your collection to be. (Time: You could have been toying with the idea of publishing for months…

Poetry By On May 6, 2018

Late

Please don’t say I’m too late Every poem i write now starts with I’m sorry I know it hurts to feel me pull away I can’t decide if I’m meant to stay or go I know i love you now but will that last forever I’m sorry I’m the only one doubting our love Will you forgive me when i…

Poetry By On April 30, 2018

Crying

I know I shouldn’t be the one crying When I’m the one putting us through this I’m crying for you and for me And everything I wish we could be

Poetry By On April 24, 2018

Undo

I’m sorry I got lost in my head Please come back to bed.  Let me undo all the hurt I’ve said You still have my heart I was a fool for ever thinking we’d be better apart.