Spitting Out Cliches

I love you to the moon and back I'd say, Jupiter or Neptune, But there's nowhere for me to land I can keep going through space To equate my love with its distance but the farther I go I realize to the moon or the stars Would only make me miss you Roses are red, … Continue reading Spitting Out Cliches

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Poem Day 5: Sunsets and Beds

I want to wake up next to you Wrapped around in your arms Or back to back on the opposite sides of the bed All I want is to know your presence I want to wake up smelling coffee Brewing, while you try to cook breakfast It's either burnt or slightly cooked We opt for … Continue reading Poem Day 5: Sunsets and Beds

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Poem Day 1: I Cried My First Night

I've decided to write one poem every day. This will help me develop my talents and at the same time discipline in writing. This is also another excuse for me to be more active on this blog. I thank my regular readers who have been there since day one and others who probably came across … Continue reading Poem Day 1: I Cried My First Night

The Silence Of These Scars

I never had a love story Not a princess or knight kind of beat Each chapter had a villain draped in shiny clothes he was alluring, mysterious He knew the right words, the right moves Left notches on my bed posts He walked in and lead me in the dark had me choking his name … Continue reading The Silence Of These Scars

Not In My Vocabulary

There has to be a word for Making me feel worthless There has to be a word for this Pushing me into my own darkness Rather than be the guiding light You promised to help me see right But I guess I did something wrong For you to see me differently There has to be … Continue reading Not In My Vocabulary

A Garden of Jade Flowers

It's written in the clouds Carried by the arms of the people you love And who loves you back for someone who doesn't believe in heaven I'd like to believe you're in the sky Blissful as the memories we kept It's an ineffable turn of events I saw you not too long ago But even … Continue reading A Garden of Jade Flowers

Wandering Bar Lovers

I don't know where you're going and I have no idea where I'm heading might as well try to find a path together While I spill the last drop of whiskey I'm halfway drunk but still sober enough These rocky starts and winding roads are hard for someone who can't walk straight my vision is … Continue reading Wandering Bar Lovers

Paradox of a woman

It is sad that it is universally acknowledged That my whole being is set to be scrutinized That woman equals sexualize Society‚Äôs idea woman is a paradox We are supposed to be clean and pure By daintily making our hair fall over our breasts Alluring but sweet and innocent As we satisfy a man in … Continue reading Paradox of a woman

Loveless Definition

You told me she loved you You reassured me that she loved you But I can see the bruises on your skin And don't you dare say you like it rough There's a difference between love and violence I know that you were screaming the night before Then by morning all you give is silence … Continue reading Loveless Definition