Flushed

Whatever gets you through the night, babe. Sure, I’ll tell you you’re handsome- ‘I can’t decide if it looks better off or on.’ Yes, I can pretend you’re the only one- ‘The only one for me.’   ‘…Babe?’ Just don’t expect me there In the morning- ‘I told you I was destined to leave.’ It’s…

Is That Called Love?

You’re turning Black and white to colour, Ripping through shreds of paper To find the truth. You won’t find it now It was burned long ago But the ashes still exist in my chest If you’d like to rip that open too And see for yourself. Go ahead, Crack each of my ribs And leave…

Strings Attached

I don’t know If I miss you, All I know is you Can’t save the world With a broken piece of string; Soggy, frayed, brittle, Stretched too thin, Pulled too tight. Don’t move, We’re only made of wool, We’ll snap. It can’t support us both; This won’t hold me together. Let’s admit it: We’re people,…