Tie Me Down

You make me want to put my roots down, to still be around after the hormones dissipate. I’m still scared of the unknown but I wish to explore your heart like colonisers looking for a place to lay claim, to seek you out like hands attached to a compass. You make me want to forgive,…

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Before Goodbye

In time, we will have to say goodbye. You’ll need to learn to love with distance between us and silence will be my response to your every “I love you”. No one lives forever and only one person gets to be the one to say goodbye. If that person is me, then I will dedicate…

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#theshakespeareinme

We are so good at making tragedy look beautiful that we focus on the painful parts of ourselves, the parts struggling to heal and so we forget about the battles we fought and the victory scars we bear. Jade Novelist

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