Beauty so DivineThe girl with the beauty, the beauty so divine, walks like a whisper to the back room. Lights long put out, windows she covered herself. The only thing in the room in the back is herself, and the candle. A rather large candle, of yellowed wax and flower carvings on the side.
She walks to the candle, pulls the hidden matches from beneath it. strikes a match against the rough section of the packaging, and after a few times, getting a spark and flame.
The girl with the beauty holds the flame to the wick, until it, too, gets a small flame atop it. She sits back, and waits.
After a few minutes, the girl takes the candle, pulls her dress above her knees, and pours the wax upon her skin.
She likes the burning sensation, the pain of the heat. The way she can feel the wax harden as it dries, and crumbles from her body.
She repeats this many times, a daily ritual. Always poured in the same place on her calf, she wears long skirts to hide the now permanent red mark on her skin, even when the sun
Lilac: hidden lovelyLilac; a flower that isn't like a daisy, or rose.Lilac: hidden lovely3 years ago in Urban & Spoken Word More Like This
It doesn't have pretty leaves or stems, and isn't big and bold and wonderful.
It doesn't send seeds into the air, stays contained in itself.
To most, a lilac is just another plant.
But if you dare to look closer, you'll notice that despite its "flaws", it isn't bad or ugly,
If you were to look closely at one small blossom, you'd notice that it's actually quite beautiful,
without the bulkiness of everything else.
It's such a lovely plant, but hardly anyone bothers to push past the branches and leaves
to see the flower.
Losing YouFragile as a flower,Losing You3 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
yet flowing like a waterfall.
Eyes shining like the full moon.
My tears streak down my face
as I weep for losing you.
yet so far.
I almost had you in my grasp.
Never aging, shall I see you.
You left me standing there,
yet so far,
I almost had you.
Yet you left me standing there,
weeping for losing you.