take back. smack.

February 12, 2013 Posted by the writer

take back. smack.

I have this way of exposing my veins;
Slit wrist form, outline another lover.
And he walks, questioning if I stay sane.
Left. Rewind. Just another basic her.
In solitude I shape new forms of fist.
I come back to a height too far above.
I can reconstruct pain into resist;
You’re back. No matter. Just another glove.
I stay stepping on whatever it takes;
Escape the abyss of you finding you.
It’s snapped in the past, my heart can re-break,
And I can amaze with ways I undo.
Grinding teeth remind of leaving again
While I straighten and say that I am fine,
Praying to be merely a prior when:
Once. That. Years ago, I swore she was mine.
I do not require “I love you” to live,
Choke on regret, what wasn’t yours to give.

About the writer

avatar
gretchen's brain is preoccupied with words.

Comments are closed.

  • RSS Subscribe

  • Who's Online

    1 visitors online now
  • Select Archives

  • Disclaimer

    FollowMeToNYC is a creative processing ground which expresses individual ideas that often change with the tides. Naturally, these ideas do not reflect those of any of my employers, or anyone else you might see me wandering down the street with one day.
  • Popular Topics

 
Content Protected Using Blog Protector By: PcDrome.