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Toilet Paper Thoughts #5

6 hours.

That’s the time difference between you and me.

I got up this morning at 6 and you are either getting ready to sleep or is already half-way dreaming. 262 more words

The Story Of My Life

Birthdays/Put All the Candles on Your Cake

I don’t know who
invented the unwritten rule
that women aren’t supposed to like birthdays
or share their age,
“I’m 29 again!” we’re supposed to say, 395 more words


I have a lot to give

I want to open my arms and wrap people around with the warmth to melt frozen hearts and mend the broken ones. But I don’t belong there. 347 more words


Spoken Word Poetry

I honestly love spoken word poetry, or slam poetry. Sometimes when I’m feeling way too much and don’t know how to put it into words myself, I go watch them because I admire the way they talk. 133 more words


Save the Apology

It’s Monday which means I’m sharing some of my older poetry with you! Content Warning: this one is about the sexual assault I experienced in college and I wrote it in response to finding out a powerful person at that college was sexually abusing young women. 696 more words


Study Your History Poem

via Daily Prompt: Study

We are often led astray

Trusting,  in the educational system  of today

With history that’s much richer, than the contents of a single chapter… 47 more words