Anna Flaherty

Politics student, usually buried in ink and paper...

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Push and Pull
5 months ago
Push where it hurts, Pull hard on my skirts, Push close against my skin, And pull up sharply on my chin. Mine or yours? The need to go a little faster, Mine or yours? The heavy breathing I cannot help...
I Am Mine
a year ago
I knew you didn't want me, but you told me "wait and see," then I never changed into the person, you always wanted me to be. I believed this all I could get, now I see that I was wrong, but in everyon...
Change
a year ago
What if you change into someone powerful and strong, but once you do you no longer belong? What if you don't like who you become, and to dreams of the past you slowly succumb? You're proud of what you...
Lost
a year ago
Dark and night, I lay in my bed and wondered. About the world and its people and the animals and the trees and where exactly I would fit into the world. To be exact, I was thinking about all the place...
Drowning
a year ago
Drowning in waves... It was like an echo, a fragment of her own mind, pulsing in time to her rapidly beating heart. It was slowly suffocating her, filling her lungs with its poison. The ocean was flow...
A Broken Puzzle
a year ago
Sometimes you can break a puzzle piece and still see the rest of the picture. The piece wasn't very important, an edge piece perhaps. Maybe the damage was just a scuff on a piece of blue sky and simpl...