Poem, Poems with Author's Note

Your Greatest Lesson

You taught me how to get over you. My heart stopped racing with every text, no longer hurting when they weren't yours. I stopped expecting to be your first or last thought, making peace with being an afterthought. I learned not to listen for your concern no longer replaying words for hidden messages. My tongue… Continue reading Your Greatest Lesson

Couplets

Day 124: Time

The hands on the clock keep ticking, asking me what I was thinking? Did I believe that hours would wait, For me to stop all the self-hate. I stayed stuck in my bubble, Unwilling to face others' chortle. Putting my heart on someone else's sleeve, Seemed the easiest way to be deceived. Within these glass… Continue reading Day 124: Time