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Unknown

January 23, 2021

Never thought it would come to this. Look at you over there with all your lies. Still begging on your knees for forgiveness. Look at the outcome that we came to. Looking at life in two different...

Puerile

January 19, 2021

The burn out, moth eaten, child appears in the mirror.  Eyelids heavy and heaving they are, mouth gaping, gasping, he is carried everywhere. Not a burden, however beloved and precious, not curled in...

Mother

January 7, 2021

A person who's supposed to love, care, and protect you. But instead hurt and discouraged the ones she's obligated to love. I look at all the families with smiles on their faces. Then I looked at us,...

Longing

The White Queen: A Poetry Collection
January 6, 2021

Combing her hair The maiden thought  "What a shame about that cook"   That cook was delightful Blue and gold eyes So soft skin But without any real title   For a night...

Icarus

January 5, 2021

New school, new faces, all through screens You can't go through this, especially as a teen School gives you enough stress already Even though we've just begun, you are already unsteady 'Just do the...

Your Chance

January 5, 2021

You don't know who I am. Don't even try to pretend. This is the end, the end of us. I tried to make it work, but you were always at work. Or at least that's what you told me. Please believe me, you...

The Product of a Compromise

December 17, 2020

Marry the love of your life At least that’s what everyone says Marry your best friend, someone you can have a great time with The person who takes your breath away and makes time standstill  Someone...

Friend to Friend

The White Queen: A Poetry Collection
December 1, 2020

The day I saw you, you gave me life, Your love and care I couldn’t deny We were so pure.   When you would give the lightest kiss You marked me with a love I’ll miss That won’t...

Heart of Glass

December 1, 2020

What if hearts actually broke It would no longer be a funny joke It wouldn’t instantly shatter into a million pieces The amount of shards just increases At one point there are too many cracks When...

Teenage Flirting; awkward, but timeless

November 10, 2020

It manifests itself. in the rush to get out of class, just so I could pass him in the halls. in that small lean, so you’re resting a head on their shoulder, even if it’s a little uncomfortable.    It’s...

The Cook

The White Queen: A Poetry Collection
November 1, 2020

That cook who tried to kill the Queen That man who took a stand Who played his last ever hand He let the Queen breathe on As he stopped for her   That cook, that cook Selfish...

Unappreciated

The White Queen: A Poetry Collection
October 6, 2020

The time for tales is once again near. Let all who listen gather here So I can tell of the royal White Queen And the greatest of horrors that my own eyes have seen.   It all began one...

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