3 Doors Down

Richard, my imaginary boyfriend, is pissed at me, yet again, you guys. Last Night: I was sad. I felt lonely. So I said, Dick? Where are you? Come tell me you love me. And I didn’t hear anything. He hesitated. Reluctantly he came to my mind and said softly, you know I love you… But,…

Mynewbestie

I couldn’t remember where I put that bill but she knew that I would forget so she wrote down all of the information and saved it for me on my work computer. And when it was time to pay the bill, I forgot for a minute, that the actual paper was gone. I looked for…

Hey Butterfly…

To all my soon to be little sisters out there Ready and willing and wondering and waiting and close and almost From your big sister let me tell you with love that nothing is what it appears to be from the outside. As long as you know in your heart what you want to be…

Red Tape Victim

Before I used to read the directions Caution look before you leap… Before I followed the recipe I wish oh please I beg- Before I only did what I thought everyone expected of me Caution slippery when wet… Before I feigned smiles and hid glances I wish oh please I need- Before I didn’t believe…

Diet Mountain Dew

A Psychiatrist would think that the problem is the fact that I want to squeeze you to death. But I am well aware that the real problem is the fact that you would let me. A Priest would say that I have lost faith in God But actually, I have just lost faith in mankind;…

Expiation

Before yet another year Yet another day Yet another dawn Before I can grow and move on I have to take one last look At where I’ve fucked up Take a glance at the wrong I’ve done So in another day Another dawn Some good can come I’m not sorry about what I’ve learned I’m still testing…

Self Portrait

There’s a woman who trusts in astrology and thinks that the universe supports her She likes poetry and never re-gifts anything and loves traveling on the spur She’s entirely too tall to feel so small as she does when someone dares to love her She likes sapphire rings and has crazy mood swings and drinks til…

Fucking Vanity

You can absolutely be “sexy” at 73 after having spent your entire existence perfecting your look so that you slightly resemble a 45 year old and yet be completely empty inside. YOU ARE THE MOST GORGEOUS EMPTY BOTTLE ON THE SHELF, SUGAR. You’ve spent a lifetime, essentially washing and waxing and detailing a vintage car…

The Day Pixie Found Herself

She said no that day and threw the clothes that she had bought him away She bought some face wash and herbal tea and and wrote some poetry She listened when her son said you should stop going back She listened when her friends said you’re so much better than that She put on black lipstick and…

When smart girls take off their glasses

Just because I used to behave like coal, just because it took me a long time to mine myself, doesn’t mean I’m costume. I figured out that its more important for me to be luminescent cut my own design, survive the friction… so whether your lukewarm admiration can bear my market price or not, I…