Miss Talk of the Town

red eyes on a New Year's night but don't give out as you hand him his tie told yourself the pain should be set aside but the rope around your neck was still untied ❦ you can do this don't break down paint your lips red and slip on a ball gown emerge from your … Continue reading Miss Talk of the Town

The Impossible Test

You curve each ball thrown in my way When they don't go far, you scream in my face With every day you bring a new challenge, each harder to overcome But whenever I make it through an obstacle, a bell of hope is rung Then I stagger and fall, a first in quite some time … Continue reading The Impossible Test

My Horror Film

At the end of the forest I see a house The shadows are hiding the girl in the blouse Her cheeks are hollow Her eyes without light The moon illuminates her face in the night At the end of the forest I see a door Trapping inside the blood and the gore The screams are … Continue reading My Horror Film

The Lone Wolf

The lone wolf howls to the midnight moon Its screams are heard throughout the town But unlike the lone wolf, my screams are muffled My pillow's in tears and my bedsheets are ruffled The lone wolf stares at the midnight moon Perhaps it has nothing better to do My eyes are fixed on my ceiling … Continue reading The Lone Wolf

Scared To Be Loved, Scared to Be Lonely

8:22 p.m. was when you said your last goodbye Doubt is an anchor thrown overboard I'm left alone with my thoughts as black pervades the sky Stuck with so much darkness yet to be explored Please don't leave me alone with my thoughts I'm drowning in words I never got to say These confounded claims … Continue reading Scared To Be Loved, Scared to Be Lonely

“Speak Up”

You claw at me and mess with my head Scratch by scratch, you tear me to shreds Then you ask me, "Hey what's wrong?" And I'm tempted to tell you what I thought all along I open my mouth but no words come out I'm afraid if they do, your claws will too

Conditionally

You love me for the girl who gets good grades and stays in school Not for the one barely managing to keep her cool You love me for the girl who smiles at everyone she meets Not for the one who always cries herself to sleep You love me for the girl who always does … Continue reading Conditionally