Tag: heart break

Waiting on the Porch

Dustin sat on the rocking chair overlooking the expansive prairie. He rocked back and forth, watching the horizon, chewing on the end of a long piece of grass. A sigh was released. “Damn it. What am I doing?” “Wonder that myself.” Grandpa came out… Continue Reading “Waiting on the Porch”

Forgot

I reach to my books for a good time, To play a game of heroes with strength We would never know. It was sublime Until memories were released at length. A book about the machine god, the one You bought for me. You never… Continue Reading “Forgot”

Suffocation

I edit and choke on the hope This story imbued. A few Months ago I knew who my Bride would be, but today, I can’t breathe. Hand trembles splashing My sign of love with ink, Remembering all what was As my throat constricts. I… Continue Reading “Suffocation”

Holding a Heart

What they don’t tell you about holding someone’s heart is you end up with blood all over your hands, the blood of the person you love the most. And there is nothing you can do to stop that. All you can do is try… Continue Reading “Holding a Heart”

Everything Changes

Tears stream down my cheeks. What could I have said? What could I have changed? Now there’s someone with All the flaws you left me for, Some flaws you said you’d never tolerate, And I’m left here waiting, praying, hoping, Alone. If it were… Continue Reading “Everything Changes”

Severed Love

I am amazing, But not amazing enough. You love me, But say it to a man you cheat on. We get closer to God, And in so doing Disobey Him. I can’t. My hand is outstretched As long as I can. Take hold before… Continue Reading “Severed Love”

Flickering Candles

There was a flame. She burned beautifully, lighting the way more brilliantly than any other flame. My fire paled in comparison to her own, yet she came to me and set me ablaze. I was able to hold her, this sacred candle, and she… Continue Reading “Flickering Candles”

Fire Dancer

Fire Dancer You barely know me. I barely know you. I watch you and Hope you’ll watch me too. When you do, my heart dances As you dance. I’m set ablaze, as you are. But then I found out why you’re a fire dancer.… Continue Reading “Fire Dancer”