There’re so many things
we carry ’round,
piling them up
’til we’re crashing down.
It’s too much weight
for one to bear,
but these aren’t things… 23 more words
2 days, 22 hours ago
Love Join Me
I still have her text messages on my phone. I got my first iPhone 2 months before her death so despite having 2 newer iPhones since, I have kept her message thread. 156 more words
3 days, 19 hours ago
Today is 2 years since Babe left. 2 long eventful years. I don’t know how I came this far. I don’t know how I made it through those days. 159 more words
4 days, 15 hours ago
The rain and the cold, my fatigues soaked straight through.
Hours and hours until daybreak, and another solder to relieve me.
My fingers shiver, my teeth chatter, I hold my rifle close, stare into the night. 249 more words
4 days, 19 hours ago
You told me repeatedly that you heard that and had to do that in your daily life.
So, now it’s my turn.
I hurried to turn around and expect you to just want to be with me again, and that’s not how this works. 289 more words
5 days ago
" I hate to see something right fall apart... "
Woke up with this in my head . . .
Ride a rock horse . . .
Yeah . . . that’s what I’m talkin’ about . 51 more words
5 days, 11 hours ago
I ache all over, places I didn’t even realise could hurt, like the palms of my hands.
My stomach is churning, digesting the next-to-nothing I had for dinner, the laxatives I took for pudding feel like a knife in my intestines. 307 more words
6 days, 5 hours ago