Tag Archives: relationship

Exchange

He is dark. His hair is nappy. His stature is tall. And I love the way he calls me “baby.” That is fact. Never have I actively courted a man a day in my life. I’ve always been the one … Continue reading

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This Isn’t The Last Poem About You, TRJ

3/30 What happens when you miss someone so much it makes your skin crawl? You spent nights and days dreaming about what you did and all those nights you fucked out the lights and held on to each other for … Continue reading

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These words I uttered to you one night as you slept. And I’m not sure if you heard me. But you woke the next day  and loved me so hard I called in sick. You went to work, I stayed … Continue reading

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This is for yes This is for no This is for holding on to hope when you had nowhere to go. This is for love, This is for life, This is for living long despite the rusted knife.   This … Continue reading

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an unedited poem about a recent breakup.

7 |1-19|   Move along. Move alone. Alone- five letters with a meaning too heavy to dissect, too heavy to lift off of myself,  alone. Sitting in a room with four deaf wall, three cloudy windows, two blackened mirrors, and … Continue reading

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the brokenhearted one

I don’t play roles. Games are for children, games are for fun- this . . . there’s no fun in this. There’s no fun in wretchedness: there’s no solace in sadness There’s no strength in lying in an empty bed … Continue reading

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