the avenues

these winding, twisting avenues they lead me in so many directions but every avenue leads back to you a jumbled mess of lefts and rights of going round and round in circles of endless days and sleepless nights lord knows I should tire be weary, exhausted, unable to go on but my heart leads me…

unicorns & women alike

the misconception that unicorns are soft despite their brazen form and horn of destruction they are always viewed as the type weak in mind and heart on the other hand the dinosaur, ever fierce that roars and dominates the land it roams freely, unbothered for society has built it up and put it on a…

I love you

I love you are not words you use often so when you utter them half awake or in a drunken state they hold so much weight

tye dye

your spirit was as colorful as your tye-dye t-shirts a week’s worth hanging on the rack of your closet and I loved when you shared them with me greens and reds mixed with blues and yellows somehow you embodied them all those beautiful colors of tye dye those beautiful colors of you

blurred vision

perception often misguided misinterpreted deceptive you want me to accept it? this misperception of me take some time ask me questions learn my lessons open your mind I am not just this thing or that thing not one or the other I’m a mother a student a friend a sister a lover a poet an…

sweet eternity

you next to me, that makes we beautifully intertwined in this space, in this time not a dream but reality I am yours, you are mine we are us this is now in this place, where it’s safe wrapped tight in your embrace right here, I think I’ll stay forever and always

me, myself & I

the only validation I need is my own I used to grovel to be accepted feared being rejected by the people I called my friends the only care I needed was mine, and mine alone I have learned as I have grown I know my value and my worth now my circle’s small but strong…

succulent

succulent quite the same, you and I even with the bare minimum we stay strong, we survive a little water here a little sunlight there replenish our soil we don’t require much care our blossom is slow and wonderful to behold simplistic beauty that break the mold succulent quite the same, you and I even…

a woman’s worth

enough is enough, I’m standing my ground putting my foot down you cannot have my joy I said NO! no more texts, no more calls had your chance to have it all I’ll no longer allow you to tear me down let’s be clear, I’ve found peace and love, and I put mine above the…

tiempo

these seconds turn into minutes, turn into hours, turn into days but none the same as the one before with you. these moments turn into memories, that I will keep me, forever more I adore, you and everything that you are. so much time spent talking and laughing til tears fall down I succumb, I…