for granitewhy won't youfor granite17 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
sing for me
i'm near you
my love true
you are my checkpointthere could beyou are my checkpoint5 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
-2 different paths staring me down
-4 different winds pushing me eastwestnorthsouth
-100 eager whispers saying yes
-200 hissing whispers saying no
-a beginning unfolding here
-an ending unfolding there
-7 billion stories begging to be told
-a golden angry sun
-a soft dreamy moon
-and all of the singular, infinite stars
and i would still
find my way
home to you.
bad things come in foursi.bad things come in fours21 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
there is going to be a time
when you fall in love with someone
you should not fall in love with.
he'll have a startling jaw line and ripped jeans,
black jacket made of real leather,
switching between english and spanish
or english and russian
there's five inhales of whatever was pushed
in front of you
and three cans of cheap beer someone brought,
his hand up your skirt in your best friends bedroom.
your nails will dig into his shoulder blades
next to old scars that have been there longer
than you have.
it won't be romantic when you fight,
rain pouring down, and hell if you were a movie
maybe you'd be making out in it.
instead his eyes are glaring at you,
but he holds you like you're made of glass
and you want to stop fighting.
(you understand now
why parents warn against
the bad-boy stereotype.)
some people think that breakups between total opposites
maybe it's true.
your mum says that she understands,
her knobby fingers clutching your
What I seeIn your eyes I seeWhat I see19 hours ago in Free Verse More Like This
An everlasting eternal sea.
In your hands I see
One doesn't belong to me.
It was meant for us to be
Why can't you see.
I just want you to know
How far for you I would go.
Just give me a chance
Lets just have one dance.
Let this night be
Like it should have been, eternally.