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32/2017: Love Letters to My Heart

Hello dear heart, I hope you keep growing, remembering you are infinite in size not limited by other's perception of your physical boundaries. So, dear heart, I know it hurts right now, and all you want to do is shrivel up and turn hard, so that your softness won't cause you to bleed anymore. But… Continue reading 32/2017: Love Letters to My Heart

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Day 220: War Tales

If this is what, I fought for, then why do I sit here, silent and searching? This is not the reality I envisioned, the dream I was promised, when I held you in my lap, watching the blood flow, mixing with the saltwater tides. How could I have known that it was my life, my… Continue reading Day 220: War Tales

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Day 131: Perfect

Brown eyes capture my gaze, And I lean in slightly, Drawn to the face that house these bottomless orbs. A small, wide nose flares in exertion, While full lips gasp for air, I pull you closer, Watching the moments pass through these eyes. Your mother’s care, your father’s worry, A lover’s gaze, fleeting touches, memories… Continue reading Day 131: Perfect

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Day 64: Riots

You want to be strong in the face of it all, But you know you won’t be Standing tall and proud, head held regally… Instead, you cower and cry for them to stop All you see is weakness, as you watch Your blood and tears mingle in a liquid dance, As you bury your face… Continue reading Day 64: Riots