A Dish Best Served Cold

Crumble my broken dreams into a pot Add a bit of deception Boil over medium heat Add finely chopped doubt and depression Season with a pinch of heartache and regret Stir gently to keep the stew intact Simmer to a thick sauce Let the sauce cool before serving  Revenge is best served with a smile…

I’ve Been Meaning to Write You

I’ve been meaning to write you A love letter Or a song To tell you what a broken heart feels like I haven’t gotten a chance You see My heart doesn’t feel like it’s inside my chest More like a distant feeling Beating in my breast I can’t sleep And the tears keep coming I’m…

Oh Beloved

Warm hugs Harmonious love No goodbyes These are the things I seek when I close my eyes When the wind blows late at night And the birds stop their singing In your arms as all tears fall I am too shy to ask My heart beats too loud to deny The simple truths My desire…

Saturday Thoughts

I wrestle with my own mortality. Lost between the coming and going. My brain is in disarray and I find it hard to concentrate. It’s the depression. I wear it like a second skin now Close to my heart. I want to tell you something different this time I want to say that the medication…

You’ll Say You’ve Changed

You’ll tell me that you’ve changedThat what you said was a mistakeThat you didn’t mean to hurt me this timeThat you are proud of the person I have becomeYou’ll tell me you love meAnd I’ll forget the things that you have doneI’ll forget the words you saidThe bruises you leftI’ll take you backAnd put you…

Come to me

In the night When the birds have gone to sleep Come to me With open arms Come to me Before the dew has set Come to me In the morning before my first breath Before my eyes greet the day Bring me sweet kisses On the morning’s rays Come to me In the middle of…