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 [...]

Im Not Here To…

I'm not here to please youI'm not here to heal youYou cannot treat my skin like your blanketYou cannot throw it off of you when you've received all of the warmth that you needMy warmth and my body are mine and mine onlyIf I invite you to share space with meThat is because I expect [...]

Older

When my hair starts looking like snow I want my smile to look like sunshine I want my eyes to have hope I want laughter to take over After my body has rested I want silence to be welcomed And the good memories to stomp on the bad ones I want salsa playing in the [...]

Wild Woman

Wild woman I keep you caged still I hear you clawing at my insides You're getting stronger I suspect that one day I won't be able to contain you I'm truly sorry for not listening to you The world taught me that I shouldn't give in to my desires That is how I was told [...]

Why?!!!

Why?!Why couldn't you stay away?!Every conversation we did not have is manifesting itself in my body and it is painfulLike if someone is tearing every single one of my limbs apartThat someone is you and you're still not doneIt has been over ten years of this tortureI've cried like I've never cried for you beforeI [...]

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