Category: poetry

here I am new house new home it came on so suddenly I’m sleeping in a different bed than I thought I would here I will never be hungry I will never be lonely I will never have the fear of being left but I am still heartbroken because the bed I thought I’d sleep in has likely been filed by another because the love … Read More

mental issues sanitary tissues the dominant cultural paradigm of femininity that I am labeled unstable if in touch with reality

remind

men do not determine your worth your sexuality does not determine your worth worth is subjective only yours to foster your sex is all yours treat it as something precious you may find comfort in your own bones meaning, in your own mind love, in your own flesh use society as a tool but stay honest and soft as softness, my love is one of your greatest virtues … Read More remind

do not tell me how to conduct myself concerning my feelings if you do not want to hear of my pains or worries do not ask

Spotting

I’m sitting on the fire escape behind my work thrilled to be getting out in a week the sky is finally blue it’s 70 degrees in Vermont I’m having cigarettes for lunch mom says she’s bleeding again she always brushes things off like they don’t really matter maybe so I don’t worry maybe because she’s in denial but it always makes me worry because … Read More Spotting

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Reversion

So I’m staying or delaying? maybe making a mistake I can feel my personality fraying into the fabric of someone else and then he pulls away my gut says stay stay but I guess I should thank him for making us be our own people _______________________________ I slipped yesterday back to an old pattern I didn’t get out of bed until 2 my mind running … Read More Reversion

Come With Me

Come with me we keep saying the timing is wrong but maybe it’s perfect we’re just scared to hold on Come with me breath air somewhere else we can climb mountains you can bloody find yourself Come with me because by now I can’t let you go and we’re on the same page as far as I know Come with me You know I … Read More Come With Me