How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit

This semester I took a creative writing class. Our final assignment was to write a short memoir. At first I had no idea what to write or how to begin but I knew one thing was that I needed to talk about 2017. The final ended up being a reflection for myself. So here itContinue reading “How My Life [Almost] Went to Shit”

Thank You

Beautiful melodies play as your voice calls out to me I begin to memorize the way your eyes light up How your smile warms my heart You cock you head and stare in amazement Beautiful melodies play as your voice calls out to me I reach for your hand but your to far away SoContinue reading “Thank You”

Lost

My head is heavy My eyes are swollen My body aches Everything hurts And yet I feel nothing I’ve become numb to the world The sun breaks through my window and I hide further under my covers I want to hide from the world, from myself I hear voices beckoning me to return The painContinue reading “Lost”

Dark

Darkness entices you with its tongue It’s words whisper demonic words It tries to cloud your mind It covers you in its dark cloud You try to push it away You try to fight back Scream, cry, kick But it keeps coming back It wants more You know you shouldn’t feel this way This lonelinessContinue reading “Dark”

Her Second Home

She enters cautiously. Her eyes wide in a deer-like wonder. Her hands are clammy. Her heart is racing. She tries to ignore the hundreds of eyes staring at her, possibly judging. She feels the weight of the mic in her hand. The music starts out softly. She let’s it soothe her nerves. She opens herContinue reading “Her Second Home”