Throwback Thursday ~ Autumn Memories

Throwback Thursday ~ Autumn Memories

I was trying to brainstorm what I would write for this week's Throwback Thursday, and coincidentally my old high school buddy, Sam, sent me these ancient pictures of us! This is us from a senior year class trip to upstate NY where we went on a beautifully strenuous hike. Everyone else was rushing ahead while [...]

Exposed

Exposed

You shined a light on me Revealing what I could not see Maybe I was dumb and naive Or maybe I was calculated and spiteful Honestly I'll never know I feel so exposed, exposed, exposed You shined a light on my past Even my childhood days Revealing all the ways All the chaos I'd create [...]

Chicago 2019

Chicago 2019

This weekend I flew to Chicago with my family to visit the brother. I have visited a few times before, but it's been a couple years. The hotel we stayed in was very unique with a lovely minimal/rustic aesthetic. It had a rooftop bar with a beautiful view. We went on an official donut tour [...]

Fangs

Fangs

WARNING!!! I wrote a gory halloween poem. Please don't read if you're squeamish! Flashing his pearly whites Beaming through the night Sharp as a blade It's time to ice skate Gliding through the dark Now is when you make your mark Fangs sink into the flesh Of the vampire victim's neck! Sinking deeper And breaking [...]

Laughter & Smiles

Laughter & Smiles

What is laughter? But a nervous reaction To uncomfortable feelings Lit with passion Listen closely To the outbreak of madness For, laughter indeed Is an expression of sadness What is a smile? But an awkward tug At sweeping unpleasantness Under the rug Look a little closer At the lips so black and blue For, smiles [...]

The Energy

The Energy

Some things cannot be put in words So strong that it physically hurts You keep on making it worse With your burns, burns The energy The voice I need, the choice I see The energy No friend to me, stuck in between The energy Do you ever let it consume you? Nah… Would you ever [...]