Summer is coming, the heat is rising sweat glistens on my skin as a storm-bird sings prophecies Relief is coming, feet dipping lazily into a shining pool carols carry on the warm breeze Dinnertime is coming, it’s getting too hot to eatI choose a cool drink and seasonal treats Harvest is coming, mango and sweetContinue reading “Summer is”
When you walked through the door I fell onto your strong shoulder crying out an avalanche of tears and pain. Your chest caught every drop as I poured out my heart. You held me so securelywhispering understanding reassurances into my hair. It was exactly what I needed.You were exactly what I needed.
I felt like throwing my own heart across the room– anything to get away from the burning anger inside my chest. As I sat there, with waves pulsing through my heart I realised– it wasn’t anger after all it was my pain my lingering loneliness and enduring exhaustion. I was burning up with grief overContinue reading “Burning grief (with audio)”
I opened up to him revealing my true self– full of countless shadows. I let him see it all hiding nothing away white, black and grey. I trusted himnot because he would keep them at bay but because I knew he wasn’t afraid of darkness.
I wish you could understandhow grateful I am that you’re still here. I know you thought about leaving– ending it all and escaping the pain but you didn’t. You were so brave and you fought on. I thank God constantly that you’re still here. You are still here to laugh with me, teach me, and helpContinue reading “Still Here”
I kept my secret smile for you today. I almost gave it to a man who was trying to steal my heart, but I pulled it back just in time. Smooth phrases and witty words, even with my guard down, I didn’t give it away. You see, my secret smile holds all the things IContinue reading “Kept for you”
It’s amazing what questions your honesty brings, Just let me ask you the following things. Can you help me solve the mystery? Just how are you now in misery?Was there one particular moment Or one specific trying component?Was it a slow build up over time? Was my not noticing part of the crime?Did you lookContinue reading “Out of love”
The brilliance of who you areis found in my eyes.I wish you could seethe way you shine into my life,even when your mind is distracted by dark thoughts.
At the edge of her tomorrow,I am one step awayfrom being another memory. I start fading into all the dreams she chooses not to remember. I start fading from the midnight of her eyesas she turns back to her sun. I start fadinginto the blackness of her pain,forgotten as the dawn light spillsback into herContinue reading “Faded”
Her soft hands are chains in disguise meant to ensnare your heart and ruin your mind.