Tag: love

night prowls.

Sinks her teeth straight into your flesh She knows the animal inside of you best Drags her claws deep across your back She feeds your soul all that it lacks Wild eyes pierce through the dark The beast chooses where to leave her mark…

the feast.

  I don’t desire the buttoned down business bravado at 2:00 PM. I crave the crawling creature that crumbles at 2:00 AM. I don’t long for eternal strolls in the sunshine of spotless minds like other girls. I pray for a slow dance with…

blood teeth.

I am the beast, a wild wolf Steel trap jaw and mighty paws I refuse to be a carcass Bleached bones among white stones I starve protecting a pack of thieves Stay, and die upon these fallen leaves Kick dirt in the air, raise…

landfill heart.

My words Impenetrable to the unfeeling Lay to waste Within the landfill heart Where things go to rot. My hands Empty to the nothing Grip the rope Bound to the landfill heart Where things cling for life. My ears Hear nothing of sentiment Lost…

love too hard.

“I have time.” We all think it. I’ll start this tomorrow. I’ll be ready next month. I swear, this new year is the one where I will start that book, learn a new language, travel the world, move to a new place, chase my…

slow dance.

you’ll set fire to this room, with a slow dance made for two. an ocean of faces in the crowd, but all he sees is you. you’re in the middle of an alleyway, the summer rain starts pouring down. he pulls you close, spins…

out to sea.

I must leave you here on the shore my love, it is time, it is time. Buried my toes in the sand for so long, to make you mine, make you mine. We all long for adventure, don’t you see, don’t you see? You…