Gravity

Falling. Floating. Lost. That is the best way to describe your beauty. Falling in love with the things you refuse to notice, like how you were born in a shade of brown that implores me to be the one who extends your lineage. Falling in love with the things you can’t comprehend, like how your…

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Flicker

The flames started small, at first, small enough to ignore. It started in the forest where the butterflies lived. I thought it was normal, with time things change and butterflies find a new home. I wish I knew then that butterflies run away when heat overwhelms them, when threatened with fire. Quickly the flames spread,…

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Sandcastles

Sandcastles built in a dream, surrounded by silver streams; pain can be unbearable.  Sometimes we use metaphors to explain simple things that mask complicated emotions, so to me, we are sandcastles. Sandcastles with the sun to brighten days and the moon to light up nights. Sandcastles have no legs, so I grew secure you would…

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