5/22/21 – Poetry

I promise this will be the last time I cry over you And that this was our last time reconnecting Because every time we find our way back to each other it ends with you hurting me Many women have tried to make me fall over the years But you’re the only one I deemed […]

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11/30/20 – Poetry

I miss being in love. I miss waking up, rolling over, and kissing my lover with last nights sleep still on my breath I miss the moments when we’re half asleep and they roll over, put their arms around me, and pull me close I miss the fights that turned into make-up sex I miss […]

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A Journey to Self-Love

I don’t love myself. Hell, most days I don’t even like myself. Growing up I struggled with low self-esteem and at one point I had a deep hatred for myself. If you’d asked me back then how I described myself, words like hideous, fat, devil, monster, and idiot came to mind. I couldn’t even look […]

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7/5/20 – Poetry

Why didn’t you fight for us? You left the home we fought so tirelessly to build. You let go of our dreams… Of the nights we’d make love. Of the times I held you in my arms as the little boy in you cried for the man you’re trying to be. Why didn’t you fight […]

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