His love was ambient, warm holy water. A baptism that cleansed me of my shame, my Daddy's starless hands, my Mommas undoing. There was Him and then there was god. You see, I was conceived out of wedlock, unwanted until my momma stumbled into an abortion clinic "a child" and walked out "a woman". I … Continue reading They ate me
I fell, like a rogue wave crashing towards the shore into the deepest chasm of your arms. Inhaled, like a breath after drowning, You pull me past skin and marrow, to realms only God and I could see. _ We waged war behind the veil against human-like demons with hallowed hungry eyes and whispered suggestions. … Continue reading Betwixt
A poem that I started working on awhile ago. Now finished. I survive on moonlit smoke and softly spoken words of how his skin feels on mine. "You are my light" His whispers are warm and sincere, like morning coffee or the sun shining on my face through my bedroom window as I watch mockingbirds … Continue reading Stardust Fingertips
Emptiness echos in my hollow chest cracking my brittle bones. Panic digs in like roots causing lumps in my throat, I crave what I will never get back, the parts of me that died the day you said "I love her" My insecurities gasp for a deciduous substance, a decaying love that was once timeless. … Continue reading The skin in my teeth
Our souls are entangled forever, by blood, by skin, by scars, by whispers, by secrets, by pain, by tears by promises, by love. . . His lips, stained with my essence. He trickles into my bones, filling my chest so full that there is no space between skin and meet. Memories like, bullet holes with … Continue reading By Blood
We are all fractured creatures, Tragedy does that to you. The best part about being in pieces is that You get to put yourself back together however You want too. I'm scared to rebuild the wrong way. Still, the pain radiates within me, The silence guides my thoughts, causing me to question my sanity. The … Continue reading Let the silence speak
It's not the monster under your bed that you should be scared of, It's the ones hiding amongst you.