MomentsThere are so few momentsMoments3 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
That mean so much it hurts
Not enough things are worth
The pain of this world
But those moments do
Come with time
Some things are so beautiful
Earth itself cries
Kisses so deep, you beg
God that they last
Love so sweet, you can
Die from the taste
There are so few moments
Every one carved from truth
Each and every one of mine
Was spent loving YOU!
Shattered GirlBrushing her hair, she stares at the moonlightShattered Girl3 years ago in Traditional Fixed Forms More Like This
Eagerly waiting for her love to call.
Tells herself everything will be alright
As she takes refuge inside of it all.
The nights drift by, the pain she cannot take
She wears the mask that fools all the rest.
Breathing nervously her legs start to shake
Holding the phone up close to her chest.
Her smiles resemble a wilted rose
Showing beauty and sadness in one.
Her parents suspect, her suffering shows
Fearing that it's only begun.
Down the hall she discovers the nightmare
Catches her love with a girl intertwined.
Clutching the wall, she falls apart right there
Becoming shattered both body and mind.
The phone it rings and sparks her attention
She hears the words no girl can mistake.
He tells her that she lost his affection
She then pray the lord her soul to take.
Her eyes they pour like fountains of sorrow
Mascara runs down the slopes of her cheeks.
No will tonight, no dawn for tomorrow
Frigidly trembling on tear stained bed sheets.