A Cover and It’s Pages

A Cover and It’s Pages

They say don’t judge a bookBy its cover. But without it,How do we know whose Story it is? Our cover is our shield,And without it.We are just pages,Delicate —and weak. Preserve your cover, One tear and you’re fragile.  An author gets to createWhat their cover looks like. Let those who are invested,Open your book.Don’t explain it,No one likes a spoiled [...]

Guilty

Guilty

When you ask,I say I’m okay.If I show anything less, You cast your fears onto meYour worries about me.  A mirror will never trust me, Why? Because it sees me everyday. If it could speak, It would question why, Every time I go to it,I Fix my hairBrush my teeth,And smile. The night before,It heard me [...]

Sweet Like Candy

Sweet Like Candy

You came into my heart,Filled it with love,Joy and happiness.My heart became so full,Until there was no space Left for pain.That was until you ran awayWith it.Leaving me empty and starved. In the process of preparing A new heart,It tasted bland,And I became bitter…In the end,I almost filled it with just Pain,Regret, and hate. Then [...]

Divided But Guarded

Divided But Guarded

As time changes,So does the world we live in.To improve our society,To build our societyWe have to protect,Cultivate and listen.Listen to those who feel unsafe,The looked down onThe outsidersThe outcasts. In a society so divided Give them a choice.A home is a place where, You can be you.It’s a divided place but it’s guarded. In [...]

A book and It’s Cover

A book and It’s Cover

I read the heart of strangers, Before saying hello.When we see a bee, We fear it may sting until it doesn’t. So if you surprise me,you’ve proved me wrong We start a story and hope it gets better,Then it doesn’t. When winners win, They only have two options,To Stay there or to lose.When an apple [...]

A Battle Cry

A Battle Cry

I am a stronger women How? I feel it.They chose to hurt me before,And I broke down But What used to phase me before, Doesn’t no more. It took a while,But I realized the battle was never between me and them. It was always against me,myself,and I. What they say now is unimportant.For the battles [...]