The Chase

The thrill of finding a new chase. The look of intrigue coming over my face. My heart setting itself up for a possible discovery. Despite the pain from past pursuits still having me in recovery. Sure, I can keep the desire at bay, so I keep my peace of mind. But what fun would it…

For Me and For Her

For as long as I remember, I’ve searched for her. I smiled at her. I talked with her. I laughed with her. I helped her. I worked with her. I became friends with her. I respected her. I adored her. All in hopes of finding out that the moment with her existed. The moment of…

You Hurt Me

You hurt me the day it all came to an end. As if I never mattered to you as much as you did to me. Yeah catching me by surprise no longer being my friend. As if I never earned your trust as you ended it abruptly. And now it’s a little too late. Yes,…

What I Feel

Can I shed tears? Is it that serious? My mind is filled with thoughts about you. My heart's sad that I may never see you again. I want to yell in frustration. Loudly. Should I though? Am I out of my mind? Can these feelings be lying to me? My feelings for you are real.…

Ch. 11: The Proposal

As I walked up to the front door of our place, I thought it’d be better if I played up my witty side as to not give away the fact that I had an engagement ring in my pocket. It was the only way I could contain my excitement, by trying my best to be…

If You Loved Me

If you ever need me, I’ll come running, just call my name. If you shed a tear or feel your world crashing down I’ll be there in a heartbeat, not hesitating to ease your pain. For when we’re together, it’s nothing but pure joy that I feel. From the core of my heart, that’s the…

Somehow I Don’t Mind

It’s over and somehow, I don’t mind. Even if you do still run through my mind. I can see you and not speak a word. It’s how I know that you’re not my whole world. It still hurts, so don’t get me wrong. It’s why this is sounding like a goodbye song. Never thought this…

Feeling It Still

Just when I thought it was safe to smile again, thinking that I had had enough. You came on back and pulled me in with all your good stuff. The beautiful smile you possess, the angelic eyes that I love so much. Along with that special place in my heart that only you find a…

A New Day

It’s a new day, with new beginnings, new allegiances. Time to lay down all our past grievances. Forgetting the past, forgetting all the failed attempts. Looking ahead and turning weaknesses into strengths. Minds reprogrammed, hearts refueled, and spirits revitalized. Plugging into a second gear to becoming reenergized. Leaving our old selves where we belong, in…

Ch.10: The Blessing

Her father calling me was surprising, but I wasn’t nervous as we had gotten along well at this point. He began by saying, “I know how you two feel about each other, and I have to admit, I’ve never seen her as happy as she’s been since she first told my wife and I about…

Inside

At midnight, while I lay in my bed, All these thoughts start running through my head. Of a life lived and now forever gone. And yet of another life still to come, only at its dawn. Inside I know that the one that’s been sets to course for the one to come. Inside also lies…

Without You

I miss you; I need you; I just can't live without you. This life away from you is killing me inside. Every word; every smile; every moment spent with you. Are now memories of all these unleashed feelings that I hide. What might have been; what used to be is all I have now. A…

The Words of My Heart

Love, it’s all that I feel for you, that you can genuinely believe. If it weren’t for you, this soul of mine wouldn't come up for me. My happiest days are the ones you look at me like that. Staring into those eyes is all I need to get back on track. I wrote these…

Heart-Shaped Box

A mysterious heart-shaped box lies on her desk with pieces of paper inside. Picked up the first piece and it read, “for my future bride”. A smiled came across her face as she knew exactly who had written it. Grabbed another piece and that one read, “thinking of you every waking moment”. With many more…

Mi Bella Dama

No sé cuánto más puedo aguantar con este corazón que no tiene un lugar. Lugar para dar mi amor, un sentimiento que es lo peor. No teniendo la oportunidad de sentir la gran emoción. Te verte cada día y exudarte toda mi pasión. Entonces es por eso por lo que he vivido con dolor Desde…