Saturday Morning

Waking up, me chirpy and annoying and you groggy pulling me in to you so close I could barely breathe, I’d make one of my silly faces or something to make you laugh and ease you in to the day, Pulling  my pyjamas on, I’d get up and put on a pot of coffee, Then…

Still

My god, you’re the one I still don’t know if I can forgive, the only one. I still flinch when people touch my stomach and am reminded of how you punched me there. I still remember you pressing my arm against a hot spoon or flicking a lighter over my wrist, I still don’t put…

Magnets

It was intense always, she smiled. His fixed stare, his hold on me. Every conversation purposeful, our love making passionate. The way the strength of his arms wrapped around me made me feel weak and strong at the same time. I thought we were magnets with our connection so intense, it could only attract, but…

Nurtured 

He planted kisses on her skin and compliments in her mind. She learnt to love herself and grow that love with his nurture so that eventually every inch of her skin was covered in freshly sprouted love which continuously spread as if a tattoo sleeve was coming to life all over her body. She dispersed…

Shoutout to my ex: Radar

I like the way you still keep one eye on me as we circle this room, we still never quite lose track of each other while in the same vicinity. You would still jump to my defence if I needed it, you still hate that I talk to him, that he’s a close friend, But we…

Receipt 12 

I always thought you were too good, Even though you said you were the lucky one, Eventually you agreed like I knew you would, Now we act like strangers, nothing is said but all is gone

Morning Routine

Sleep in our eyes Alarm clock ringing  Begging for another hour I wriggle around But you hold on to me Grab me and pull me back Sun blazing doesn’t matter Here is where we stay In each other’s arms  Like nothing awaits outside  Coffee leads us to the kitchen I make breakfast, you watch the…