I wade through my memories of you, Me, your biggest failure, And you, my loved stranger, Though our paths separated long ago, A piece of me still follows you, Bound by unspoken promises that were never to bloom, My mind you consume, I'd surrender my sanity for just a glimpse of you.
We both planted seeds in dreams, Never to see them bloom, Lying next to another with you in my mind, Was it dishonest? Was it a lie? We were never meant to be, Tainted from the start, Searching for love in realms that cannot be, The distance between us, the love, the … Continue reading The Failed Dream
We danced, We swayed and we laughed until we reached the end of time, on the tip of a jagged blade. Promises misplaced, rivulets of saltiness laid to waste, All for what? A simple taste of a nectar sweet, Even for a split moment, Back to bitter, the place where we both reside but … Continue reading The Blade
'Look what you made me do' he said. Eyes narrowed, threads of dread, A warm cheek on a frozen heart, Trails of red, blue and purple, How did I get here? Self-medicating the denial, Constantly on trial, How did I get here?
She numbed her pain with waves of red, Anything to to quiet the voices in her head Her eyes branded with pain and a heavy heart, Too tired to fight for a new start Anchored by fake love and promises old, How long would it's claws keep hold?
Her heart longed for peace and greener pastures, Little did she know, this was just the start of the rapture. As life clawed at the edges of her soul, She felt herself fray, As she surrendered to the unknown- life's mundane shades of grey.
The secrets we keep, Entombed in your eyes, A silent exchange of unspoken words, Bound by a promise not to speak, As you carry the burden of this soul, You dare not utter- no time to fall weak.