Every step, I take Serves to clear A path For the smaller, Footsteps That follow Behind
My dreams Were so big For many years Drowning screams That asked for more My dreams Were so big Sometimes at night Hot tears stream As they crush me My dreams Were so big That they blocked out Any small gleam Of other paths My dreams Were so big They trapped meContinue reading “Nightmares”
His voice was soft, the words spoken gently, as if he was afraid to startle her. As if she might bolt out the door at any higher a decibel. Mary looked up slowly at the man standing across from her. It almost didn’t feel real.
Was it worth it One little snap decision made Was it worth it Watching the light slip from my eyes As your words, tipped with flame, burned me One moment to destroy my world Was it worth it
I litter the ground with seeds As I walk, Through life Hoping that some take root And come back, For me
Cold. That was the first thing Mae noticed, everything felt cold. Blinking her eyes open she tried to lift her head to look around. Suddenly it came back to her, the winding road, the rain, and the car spinning off the side of the hill and down into the trees below. Her body ached asContinue reading “The Wind”
Light shimmered Like the stars had fallen, One by one And found a home, In your eyes Birds sang Like the world was theirs, Any corner And the sound was there, In your voice Flowers bloomed Like they were reaching, For something And the scent wrapped me, In your arms I walked into the world Continue reading “In Everything”
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