Fear

You scare me. I wouldn’t say I have an adventurous spirit. I wouldn’t call myself a coward either. I could be convinced to do a great many things On a dare. But you… Quiet, unassuming you… You scare me. You make me feel things I don’t...

Eyes

My eyes betray me. My hands have learned not to touch you. My face has learned not to show any reaction to your presence. My heart has learned not to flutter when you walk through the door. But my eyes… My traitorous eyes… They expose all that I have fought to keep...

Never Enough

You think I don’t understand, But I do. You think I’m still in the dark, But I’ve already seen the light. I have seen myself through your eyes, And I know who you think I am. I am your safe place. I am your home away from home, When life gets in the way of living. I...

Forget Me

Forget me. I know it won’t be difficult for you to do. You’re already half way there. I’m not sure what happened But I have my suspicions. Did you think I wanted more than I did? I do not love you. I have never loved you. Such things are beyond my capabilities, Broken...

Mastery

They say the night hides a multitude of sins. Can it hide ours darling? Or is desire destined to find daylight? I don’t need lessons in morality from you. I know it’s right. I feel it’s right. But the things I want to do to you… Oh, they’re so wrong. I need to teach...

Moth

I miss you, And yes, I do know how pathetic that sounds, Especially coming from me. I’m the one who usually makes light of such things. I’m the one who usually points out the futility Of falling for someone who will never fall in return, Often with a shake of the head...