Better Than That

Do you know what I remember the most? Being willing to do just about anything for you. When I look back on those times now, It is with a sense of wonder and awe At just how much of me you had. I don’t know how one person could give any more Short of ripping...

I Would, If You’d Let Me

I’m different. I’m distant. I’m not like the others That will profess their love at the drop of a hat. I don’t love you. I don’t believe in love at first sight. I might grow to love you, Or I might not. I cannot see the future. I cannot read your mind. I cannot know...

Lovers Past

I’ve made a mistake. It’s not the first time but, If my willpower doesn’t fail me again, I swear it will be the last. I’m tired of doing the same thing over and over, Expecting a different result. They say that’s the first sign of madness. I must have lost my sanity a...

Tempest

There’s a storm brewing, darling, Both inside and out. I can hear the rain drops pounding against the windows, Desperate to be let in. I can hear the wind screeching as it vents its frustration On man and beast alike. I am cold… Oh so cold. The hair on my skin cuts...

Dilemma

It was fun there for a while, Believing that someone like you could notice someone like me. It was a nice thought, But that’s where I made my fatal mistake. I wanted it to be more than that. I wanted it to be more than just a fantasy. I wanted it to be true. The truth...

Right Through Me

I wear my heart on my sleeve. Sometimes I wish I could excise it with the sharpest of knives. I don’t want you to see it. I don’t want you to learn its secrets. I’ve been called a closed book, But only by those who have never learned how to turn the pages. I don’t...