She gives you something that you will have forever Like a good teacher- the kind you get when you’re young. She leaves you With lingering wonder And a love you’ve only ever read about. She holds you with her kind eyes Cradling your head with soft hands And she is always cold But you would … Continue reading Lingering Wonder
The Girl From Group 11
New Heartbreak. Same Pit.
This love taught me heartbreak in the realist sense. It’s not that I lost you or even wronged you, It’s that the circumstance we fell upon Gives me that pit in my stomach. The kind of pit that grows relentlessly, The kind of pit that sticks around. And the worst part of all of it, … Continue reading New Heartbreak. Same Pit.
Before I met you I didn't know why the Sun rose I didn't know how something that bright Could be chasing anything. Then I met you, And when I looked at you I started to shine And it was only then that I understood. I suddenly understood Everything. I saw the Sun rise and shine … Continue reading Chasing You
She rolls over Touches my torso with eyes closed She reminds me then of the tulip And I couldn’t tell you why, But I trust her. She moves with grace and ease Convincing me to share something. She tells me not to be quiet But I still have trouble standing When it’s light out. I … Continue reading Skin
She took his breath away then And it took everything in him not to run away with her He looked at that girl and saw his future He saw galaxies in her eyes And a world he wanted to rule with her He saw love And peace And he couldn't help but smile. That's all … Continue reading Seeing Galaxies
I Will Never Find Love Again
I will never find love again I will never find love again. The first time I met her was in Tara: A big eyed beauty with butterfly clips in her hair. I met her on the playground and saw youth in her eyes. We fell in love on the blacktop Sewing together words with chalk … Continue reading I Will Never Find Love Again
She is so fucking gorgeous And that is the least interesting thing about her. I never wanted to fall in love with her All I ever wanted to do was understand her; But it was in exploring that I found her soul And I am convinced that anyone would fall for such beauty. I had never written … Continue reading 48 Seconds
To: The Mountain Beauty
Your beauty is one that deserves to be cherished. Your beauty is one that pulls its listener in to be studied. You beauty craves to be heard and understood and appreciated; And yet you don’t like attention, or spotlight, or microphones. Your beauty is one that makes people smile, But more than that it teaches … Continue reading To: The Mountain Beauty
This is the kind of love that scares people out of bed. You look at me like I have given you something important, And maybe I have, But this is the kind of love that lasts a lifetime. And I never thought I would find you this young, But I did. I’ve been running and … Continue reading Solitary
You have this ability to remind people Of the humanity within themselves Without making it about them. You lift people up Without realizing what you are doing, And that is why you sometimes find it hard To understand why people love you so much. There are so many broken people here Who are attracted to that … Continue reading Albuquerque’s Sunshine