your body you’ve never fallen in love with has now reunited with the soil you’ve kissed multiple times. rest your bones, darling, you’re home. Away from the judging eyes, the scarring insults, the world that has set its eyes on the beauty of a slender body. Six feet under, you’re finally fitting in.
And I thought that if I avoid eating, I will finally get thin. My body will shrink, like a balloon pressed out of air. Eventually, I did. I shrunk, slowly, painfully, unknowingly, until I was all out of air, until all the huge clothes fall out of my shoulders, until I can no longer see, […]
have you ever dreamed of getting lost some place else you can’t remember?
what scared me the most was my unfeeling response: “he’s long gone, it’s done.”
the place was devoid of people and I was there staring at the dead. ~been having strange recurring dreams lately. I’ve decided to tell them through haikus.
Festive cheer enveloped me in a warm embrace but within the embrace, I could only feel coldness. I tried to put on a convincing smile on my face, yet the smile I conjured portrayed a hint of sadness. The smell of food kept my belly warm at the thought. So I closed my eyes and […]
I hope his words will forever echo in the minds of the people whose hands gripped him tight. I can’t breathe I can’t breathe I can’t breathe a constant hum that should haunt them as they fall asleep, as they go about their lives, as they continue to live with the life that he should […]