Sharlene Alba

Full of raw and unfiltered fluid poems and prompts on love, sex, relationships and life. Instagram: grungefirepoetry 

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I Feel Like We Need This
5 days ago
I feel like we need this. A boisterous voice spreading songs of unconditional love across different shades of skin and seas, with a tone full of conviction, reliability, and soft whispers of reassuran...
a month ago
3pm. A simple wave was sent to this falling star of misery. You were the first white flag I noticed in five years and with a smile, you made me unload the heaviest of burdens keeping an anchor to this...
Spilled Tea
2 months ago
You started with White Peach, boiling me so hot with words I wanted to hear, I overflowed with too emotion for you, and you decided to burn your tongue with my contempt anyway, throwing flamed matches...
I Never Wanted
2 months ago
I never wanted to enjoy seeing you smile. My lips have kissed galaxies of insecurities before you, the happy endings within the crevices of their loneliness slowly melted away, with every incinerating...
7 Letters: Letter 3
2 months ago
Dear Second Chapter, I went to the bookstore today. I'm sure you know which novel I picked out first. You've been in between my tear-stained pages and pen for so long, I know you wouldn't be surprised...
7 Letters: Letter 4
2 months ago
To The Man I Hope You Turned Out To Be, I bought a special dress to wear for you tonight. It’s red. Your favorite color. I laugh as I write this because I remember why it’s your favorite. It was the n...