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sawdust words

when did i start using sawdust words

to soften the sharpness of my opinions

or my truths?

like

kinda

i think

idk but

i know exactly what i’m saying. 140 more words

Self-reflective

someone believes in you

do you ever get that wonderful soaring spinning feeling

when someone who you respect gives you a genuine compliment

and it makes you

stand a little taller… 61 more words

Self-reflective

ringing in my ears

the ringing has been here since february

at first it bothered me

consumed my waking moments, distracted me in class

i’m not sure if it went away or i just stopped noticing… 49 more words

Personal Experience

Spikes

sometimes while my i’m thinking about something innocent (like dinner tonight or the music on the radio) my brain spins toward a Spike

it snares me, pulls me in until my whole life orbits around the Spike… 274 more words

Personal Experience

The Drowning

I lay there motionless, burning under the heat of the sun.

As my head hung in apathetic despair, I could do nothing but stare.

There, it frantically flung its’ legs to and fro, desperate to reach safety. 169 more words

acquired taste

you grow accustomed to loneliness
the same way you do to wholemeal bread over white,
to sleeping with the lights on,
to the lipstick marks that rim his shirt collars, all… 125 more words

Poetry

February in a Single Post...(Long Over Due!)

February was a rough month in New York City. For many, it was one of the coldest winters in a long time, which meant a couple of things: People were staying inside, people weren’t going out to eat and most importantly, I wasn’t going to restaurants to review them. 536 more words

Self-Reflective