I lost something
Something I can’t name, something I can’t say—
A confidence, a possibility, a spunk.
My head, once full of magic and poetry, 58 more words
25 minutes ago
The window is ajar beside me,
I’m eating bite-sized cubes of pineapple.
My hair is soft, and smells like citrus
and the better sort of olives. 64 more words
45 minutes ago
tomorrow, lets go to the lake where i
will spill over and swim
beneath the surface of wet sunlight
to touch the weightlessness of the divine
48 minutes ago
Not everything has fallen that you’re trying to pick up.
You are a child over the broken plate that hasn’t hit the floor just yet. 31 more words
52 minutes ago
Inimical waves breach the decrepit defences of a citadel
Mangled designs were revived from discarded parchments
Bruised egos gathered to conspire a faulty realism
Charlatans were honoured for their extraordinary contribution… 45 more words
1 hour, 5 minutes ago
– che chidi chukwumerije.
1 hour, 49 minutes ago
An Everyday Girl's Outlet
You consume my every thought
That I want to put into words
But every poem that begins
Sounds like a eulogy
That I will have to give. 224 more words
1 hour, 58 minutes ago