we are no longer ...i fell in love with you on a tuesday. the autumn air lingered on my tongue and sense of rebirth tingled beneath the surfaces of my eyelids. i was a a breathing model of the solar system i made in grade school, mimicking movements without purpose. i instated thought above soul and head shadowed heart. my eyes were draped in the haze of self-deprecation and a doubt filled my lungs and spilled onto the floor at my feet, winding in rivers that only once more were absolved and recycled by my own central command.we are no longer ...4 years ago in Stories & Vignettes More Like This
i smiled at you on a wednesday. our eyes were ions of opposite charge, and our electricity was evident. you gave me signals like a road sign; your were clear in your directions but passed so fast i often found myself feeling as though your traffic laws were in fact forgeries.
i wrote my first poem for you on a friday. i aligned syllables and vowels and verfied consonants to splay my soul for my own eyes to see. i sculpted you with words, chiseling away at the ethereal eyes that igni