About My Father My father once told me “you don’t know anything about injustice” He’s right I do not know anything about injustice, but I do know what it feels like to wait 5 years for that police officer to “get back to me” I do not know anything about injustice but I do know … Continue reading About My Father.
I do not comprehend why people pull the "Selfish" card when someone does not meet their expectations. Why is it selfish to love oneself? Or to care for ones personal needs? or to at the end of the day be the person you put first? It is like a game of chess that you just … Continue reading Selfishness.
There's a man in the mountains... Oh mountain man i talk to you every day! but you can't hear me. oh mountain man they sing your songs until May- but i won't hear them. Mountain man come down from that elevation and back into my arms Mountain man the cold is coming and … Continue reading There Is A Man In The Mountains
When I looked in your eyes I saw love and a home and a future I saw safety and Friday nights and a smile that became engraved into my person like a tattoo or a scar I saw us in the east coast and Europe and Asia and any continent that could ever be formed … Continue reading When I Happened To Look Into Some Eyes
Dear mere girl, I do not understand why you seem to think your love is any more special. Your love trips while running after its wants, your love sends irrational messages at 2 in the morning, your love mistakes his tender touch for its own, foolish-aren't you? yet you still seem to falter when connecting … Continue reading You Fool!
I Needed a Place But It Shouldn’t Have Been Within You I used to obsess about my books being perpendicular on the night stand; that was of course before you found your way into my life. Before I met you, there was no yield sign in my head, the only thoughts that would form … Continue reading I Needed A Place But It Shouldn’t Have Been Within You (a poem)
When life gives you lemons... you can do whatever you want with them. You don't have to submit yourself to day old cliche's and go with what has been predestined for you; when life hands you lemons you can squeeze them onto the people who have hurt you; or make a basket for the ones who have stood by you, when life gives you lemons, you are grateful because thus far you have learned nothing is really given.