Learning from life experiences and documenting them along the way. Poetry and connection with others makes my heart sing. All proceeds/gifts that you donate are going towards a mission trip to the Dominican Republic.
Lift your face up from the magazine
And look me in the eye
The mirror is not where your identity lies.
Didn’t you realize
No amount of concealer Can hide your beauty?
You’re dying inside
Every inch of...
When I am old,
My life will count for something.
My wrinkles will tell stories
So my vocal cords don’t have to.
With every creak and crack
Of my aging back
I’ll smile and say
“These old bones don’t wo...
You ask me why I’m so insecure
And I just smile.
For a moment,
I remember that you believe in me.
You believe in me
In a way I can never believe in myself.
You believe in me in the same way
The first time you said you loved me, My gut reaction was panic.
The thought of forever with you
Was enough to send my body into shock.
The first time you kissed me,
I thought your mouth held s...
Every bruise, Every freckle I want to memorize
Everything that Contributes to the Topography of your skin
Breathe you in
Sleepy and soft-smiled
At three in the morning
I want you to unders...