Revision: Interest in Beauty

I was twenty two when I first realized that for some, I just won’t be enough. That’s vague isn’t it? I was twenty two when I first realized that for some girls, I just  won’t be enough. Warmer. But we’re not there yet. I was twenty two when I first had my heart busted open…

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January 20,2017

The next four years are going to be incredibly divisive there’s no way around it. There’s a man in the White House who doesn’t represent a very large portion of this nation, but in the same breath he does represent the other half (less two million). I refuse to let this next chunk of time…

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what she left behind

a cosmic date has been set to retire these bones beauty, have mercy on me. 100 years from now when i am excavated– they will marvel at the treasures you tucked between my rib cage beauty, you took no mercy on me.

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The First Girl I Ever Loved. (1)

  December 28th, 2016   I knew I should have never agreed on receiving electroconvulsive therapy from an admitted crack-whore named Brenda Breckenridge in the back room at my cousin’s dingy-who-the-fuck-died in here-smelling apartment. But, you see… I was hurting. And my issue with the entire charade wasn’t the smell of my own hair curling…

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2017

“Last year I abstained this year I devour without guilt… which is also an art”   –Margaret Atwood  

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Wanted: A tribe.

I have a stockpile of words resting on my tongue, shuffling around my head, filling my heart so full I’m afraid that at any moment a vein is going to blow. I’ve been thinking a lot today, lately. I think I’ve forgotten how to make friends. I have friends, but only a couple. However, we…

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Dragon Slayer

You are fearless. They remind you of this as they watch you walk pass, the clink clank of your polished armor dutifully hiding the sound of your entire body trembling inside of it. You are brick and mortar. You are the daughter of a king. Clink. Clank. Clink. Clank. They lock eyes with you as…

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