Empty Promises

The truth lies in the silence The actions not taken The effort not given The love not shown   We don’t truly realize how fast A soft heart that was once so warm Can grow cold and turn to stone

Selfish

Would it be selfish of me, To pray that you don’t marry her?   Would it be wrong if I still miss the idea of you? Would it be terrible of me to wish you never met her? To erase your happiness, Even if I never could make you happy?   The deeper I look,… More Selfish

Happy Birthday

I woke up today with you on my mind. I thought about how life is so fleeting yet these painful moments take forever to leave our thoughts. I remembered that morning when your dream jolted me awake, leaving me in a five-year trance-like state. I thought about how you’re 30 now and your five-year plan… More Happy Birthday

Rhymes With Leave

I finally deleted your email, but the way you scarred me will forever remain. I never imagined you’d be the one to cut me deeper than the one before. And now I’m finding it so clever how your name rhymes with “leave.” “…and if you change your mind, then I will too.”