RICKY WAS TAKEN
We let the light in when we can,
Settle for effervescence all the same,
Although, who or what should you blame?
Incense made of the heart comes costly, 289 more words
1 week, 6 days ago
Dazed and Still Dreaming
A simple text,
asking me again,
not to be disappointed.
My heart sinks,
because I am.
How could you forget?
do I matter? 166 more words
1 month, 1 week ago
When your toes, new-freed, touch that wet earth, as at birth;
when the salt-spray, new-loving each time, curls your hair, She’s there,
Her fingers fangling sea-braids from the currents, from the air. 82 more words
2 months, 3 weeks ago
i am not a dreamer, and i cannot image the heartbreak of those who are.
today, our president committed an inhumane abuse of power; he terminated the deferred action for childhood arrivals program (daca). 224 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
overripe dulzura melts
over chapped lips &
the sting is
so good. you lick the thick
sweetness off your fingers
& laugh with your belly on my lap
we enjoy summer there
3 months, 2 weeks ago
“inhale, in hell there’s heaven.” – Frank Ocean
i used to warm my hands by you,
a fireplace. it was easy to forget that fire burns… 39 more words
a 6 foot tall young man squints at the camera.
wispy brown hair frames his sun burnt face
and his thick moustache, as coarse a broom, 107 more words
3 months, 3 weeks ago