Sunday, August 31, 2014

lost

(verb)
when hansel lets go of gretel's hand,
and leaves her to battle the woods alone.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

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Monday, May 6, 2013

ghost

(noun)

the ghost heart
close enough to feel,
and be afoot,
but unable to touch
beyond causing goosebumps,
or speak to you,
beyond shadow whispers
from just out of view.

Sunday, May 5, 2013

brutality

(noun)

the unkept
promise.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

heart strings

(noun)

the ties
you can't cut,
but that
tangle easily.

Friday, May 3, 2013

me time

(noun)

the moments
you can't
look into
someone's
eyes,
because
you can't bear
what you might
reveal

or see in return.

Thursday, May 2, 2013

love letters

(noun)

the poetry
of tears
and longing
in the words
of heartbreak
as they are
always
for someone else,
not me.

memories

(noun)

living
ghosts.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

tired

(adverb)

beyond sleep.