Tinker Up

Wind me up, watch me crawl my way to you, struggling even more but forcing my legs to keep moving, keep going. Wind me up, cause I need the motivation of you, help me get past this point. I can’t wobble without a purpose. But I seem to me wandering all the same, Wind me…

Music Mondays

Music Mondays features a new song each week. Listen to the music, with or without watching the video, draw inspiration from the featured image, and write a letter, poem, short story, or essay with your thoughts. Post your original work to your personal blog (not in the comments section as previously suggested). Be sure to…

Hollowed

Of all the hurt and shame , you were by far my greatest. I gave you my all, let down my guard and pulled you close, Yet, somehow, I didn’t see what was lurking underneath, how hollow your eyes were when they reflected mine. How pretty your lies were when they spun webs around my…

Remember When?

Remember when you told me you’d be here, Ready to take my hand when times got hard, When life wouldn’t let me catch my breath. I remember that, I held onto that promise forever, Hoping and praying and wishing on every star I saw, Knowing you’d never let me down, Knowing I’d always have someone…

Drink Me Up

All night baby, I wished for you to be by my side, And all night, my dreams clung to yours, Desperate to keep you until the morning hour, But dreams and meant for believers. And we had never been those kind of people, No matter how much we drank up that bullshit. So my dreams…

Parthenope

Soft the sound of you within my veins as deep as blood and twice as warm Serenading me beyond the dreams of summer tides when night was born Set upon my lips as if they were, by true default, yours to reclaim The sound of every promise as a pen that only knows to write…