It’s Up To You

In the midst of chaos and uncertainty Hope survives In the midst of panic and fear Kindness survives In the midst of racism Love survives In the midst of a pandemic Solidarity survives The only way hope, kindness, love, and solidarity will continue to survive Depends on how you behave Angelica Flores

Love

My inner child is looking for love And my adult logic wants to calm her down As if what this little one wants doesn't exist The child cries out for love Arms stretched But I cannot reach out and hug her I can't give her what I have not found Angelica Flores

In My Dream

I give him a rose in my dream  And when I wake up  I tell him the story  Of how I love him deeply  When I sleep I tell him how we interacted  What I said  How I felt  I tell him how it all went down  In my dream  I tell him everything I [...]

Safe

There's just something Something about… That makes me feel safe  I bury my head on… Chest  And I stay there for a few seconds  I never wanted someone else or others to be my safety  I think that is an unfair expectation  But the world scared me partially stuck and almost numb Unable to make [...]

Our Sadness

Our sadness becomes a bridge to our love It isn't ideal but at least we are still connected I cry every day because you cannot give me what I need and I can't give you what you want Still, I'd rather weep with you by my side than be without you Our sadness becomes a [...]

Time Must Pass

My emotions grab a hold of my penBut they fail to write anything coherentAnd it feels like I'm throwing up wordsI only see small pieces of what I'm feeling clearlyUnfortunately I don't have a bigger pictureTime must pass for me to truly understandMyself and all that is inside of me Angelica Flores