I’m more comfortable in my sheets.

I’m more comfortable in my sheets. Like an imaginative fortress, it blocks my body from the harms of the world. Nothing can touch me. Nothing can harm me. My mind should be able to relax. A long and irritating day in the outer world is the quickest way to bring me back to my happyContinue reading “I’m more comfortable in my sheets.”

I’m beginning to think..

I’m beginning to feel like love is not a matter of fate. Neither is it an automated process or something that just, “happens.” Love is just as much work as building a business or perfecting a skill. Love is a path that many do not have the patience to cross. Love is something that mayContinue reading “I’m beginning to think..”

Freeze in the Name of Love

I may be too afraid to step in the name of love. For every-time I have a chance to move forward, I freeze. Colder than ice in front of a corner store. Colder than the Chicago breeze. Colder than frozen pizza. As I resemble the likes of Sub-Zero, it reminds me how I kill everyContinue reading “Freeze in the Name of Love”

No Lights

Sun dimming down, it’s my only source of light. Only the flame of the candle can reach my sight. No sleeping tonight, because stress has taken a toll. No air, no heat, and no energy in my home. Sixteen, in my room, listening to my mother cry, And I have no control, because I’m tooContinue reading “No Lights”