I’m not Sure I Love You

I’m not SureI Love you,,, But the wayYou build 🏠Yourself intoMy life keepsMe {warmer}. —- Forgive meIf my heartMistakes 🥸You for Mine, Hard andfragile ribsBuilt to be- –Inside MyChest, Thereto Wrap so-}{Snug inSide. —- I feel you 💗 Beat nearby,Sweetheart}. — I am noStrangerTo stressFractures. I haveBrokenManyBones. TheyGrewBack,LikeYours. — I know theCold outside& how it hasImpacted all Our insideSoftnesses. — Curl aroundMy formings& please Do- … Continue reading I’m not Sure I Love You

I ____ you

Like we’reMillennialTeenagersAnd I amScreamingFor you,Yearning. — I ____ youLike yourVoice isLearning how My earDrums areMeant toBe played. — When weChat I CurlAround Absence, Wishing—|you|—Would fillIts place. — I DepositTime spentWith you inThe savingsOf My heart. — I ____ you Like Eachitem Youoffer meChargesMaximuminterest, SecuredInside myModestly{-Sized-}{Memory. Continue reading I ____ you

We Mirrored

In myDreamlastNight. Our feetMet atThe soles. Each of us On the flipSide of that—-Mattress. —- You………. pretendedTo be…….. ……Asleep, But ourIntimacyWas WidE——Awake. —- I Drewon you WithGreenCrayons, LeavingMarks, you Could——not—- Explain awayTo Others, inThe morning. — I got upFirst, toShower. When IReturnedYou were——Gone. Continue reading We Mirrored

The World

DesensitizedMe….but myNerves grewBack to feel-|————-You. — This blush?Au natural. My skinCannotBe StoreBought. — I am aCorrection. A Redpen MarkingDown Test-a-men-t. —- We are anIncomplete, But, of,Course. — ClimateCry-sis—me—A river. — I am——A Once Dead—ChristianNightmare, Inquisitive,And queer. — Commod-I[high]fiy-Ve me, bb. Use meLike aSubject. Continue reading The World