A Year Ago

(On August 1st, 2019, my prayer from the night before was answered) A year ago I didn’t know the journey I was about to embark on. A year ago I woke up with a completely new mindset. To let go of all the stuff from the past that hurt me. That stuff I always carried…

Hope to Only Contain It

Every glance breaks me down that much more. Losing sleep throughout the night. Thinking about you and not much more. Trying to prevent myself from starting a fight. Can’t stop it, can hope to only contain it. I see your eyes and I see my dreams. Beauty unmatched; tearing my heart at the seams. I…

Another Day

Another day without your presence near me Bringing my soul to a down-trodden state. Coping with the fact that I can’t decide when it’ll be, No, I can’t change the course taken by time’s fate. Your voice is music that my ears love to hear. Your eyes are nutrition for my sight. Your sweetness cures…

One Glance

One glance, that's all it took to get my attention. With love, joy, peace, and happiness, How could life ever be a mess? I had all of those and then some more, They showed up with you through the door. Like a common fool, I thought I'd be just fine. Then a second ticked and…

This Misery

Break me out of this misery, This misery I feel in your absence. Not feeling today or all of its essence. Knowing I won't get to be in your presence. Break me out of this misery. This misery when I'm here without you. Here alone not knowing what to do. Just thinking about how I…

Eyes On You

Tantalizing. Yeah you got me fantasizing. That body stops me in my tracks. Yeah it's paralyzing. It's that look of flirtation. It gets the beats of my heart rising. Knowing what you're trying to do to me. Yeah I'm already realizing. There you go chastising, criticizing. Yeah so it's not surprising. Mesmerizing. Yeah you already…