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Can't

Remember when we were young and the word ‘can’t’ was the equivalent to a swear word? My third grade teacher had the quote ‘There is no...

Stardust

You were a cloud I didn’t want to disperse You were a high I didn’t want to come down from You were space I never wanted to vacate You...

The Fat Ox

It was the way you placed your hand on the small of my back Confident, protective, caring, comforting It was the way you laced your...

Love + War

I want to live for something greater, something a little bit stronger. It's not war that I'm chasing, not even glory I'm envisioning....

The July Narrative

July 2022 All that is gold does not glitter, not all those who wander are lost. And into the forest I go, to lose my mind and find my...

Fear

What I want so desperately Is to wash my hands of mediocrity Living in a dominant class Of sub par reasoning My greatest fear Something...

For You

I lie still awake in bed, as thoughts of you run through my head. I can't sleep I can't rest, I've cleared my head of all the rest. Lines...

Self Identity

I’m lost up in the sky A day dream away from flying I’m generally unsure where I’m going But I know I’m running to get there I’m standing...

Loneliness

The eternal hourglass turns and turns with no object of purpose, only knowing that it must turn. The dust that falls is thunderous to the...

Opposites

I used to think we were like night and day Chasing one another through the sky Hellbent on something Neither one of us could say Like...