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I always had a problem with liking people My list of crushes has five names and I can still name all of them off the top of my head I was told I'm too picky and that’s why I'm still single
Calloused hands Strings of Gold In three bands (or so I’m told) Jet Black Studs Turquoise Hair
A conversation between two people about a boy she’ll never know: what is it that you like about him? like the one key detail that separates him from the rest
Baby you looked like heaven, and felt like hell. I was just another girl who fell under your spell. Your eyes a clear watery blue anyone who saw them would fall in love too.
sometimes i write Letters Letters that will never be given Letters that will never truly live Letters that will be hidden or perhaps just thrown away Letters that will be read by no person but me
I wish I could stop. It’s getting too overwhelming. This uncertainty about where I really stand with you is getting old. It’s consuming my thoughts and I hate it. I hate how much I want you to be mine.
Hope, are you a friend?Are you my worst foe?Around you my life bends,But you always let me go.I sit around hoping for some sun,In the middle of a thunderstorm,I hope for some fun,
Miraculously magical, some people may appear, But no one's near as noteworthy when their smoke and mirrors clear. Everyone has their own kind of magic, and it's obvious in you,
I haven't forgotten the girl whose name no one knew. She never let herself be The person people didn't see, But she never was reason for rumors either. She only did what made her content.
I think about you more than I should And if I knew how to make it end, I don’t know that I would I hear your voice in the wind You’re a sweet addiction I try to fight it, But I always give in
His face plasters against the marble, Staining everything I love into ashes Of things I can no longer touch with my happiness. The shadow he emits wraps around my head In more ways than the rope of a noose could.
There are thousands of wordsI could say to youThousands of words that have crossed my mindWords that stay bottled insideWords that I try desperately to hideTo ignoreI see you passing by
I thought I knew how I feltThought i had dealt with these old feelingsNow they got me reeling I thought I knew who to loveWhere my heart would lead meNow they make me doubt who to be
Some daySome wayI'll find a way to say these things I keep insideFind a way to tell you what is on my mindOne of these days I'll find the words insideFind a way to express these things I feel for you
passing looksI'll throw my head in a bookto make you believethat perhaps, I wasn't starringeach thrown glanceseems a little more daring.
I have these feelings for you I don't know what to do Here, take them back Please and thank you.
Everytime I look at you, I remember my entire history, With and without you. Your face shines so bright, And I am forced to squint,
As I walk past him my cheeks turn red, I say hello but he ignores it instead I wonder how we would cuddle in his bed Or how his hand would fit in mine, My heart is in a bind.
Here I sit all alone No one to talk to No one to relate to Wishing that one day I won't have to feel sad One day, maybe I'll find someone to love me Or just maybe be alone forever.
Once she s
This is the scripture Of the fallen souls, Locked away in the chaotic darkness. This is the story of Wayward and Vagrant bodies,
3:22 and it's not you lying next to me you're probably sleeping just fine. Eyes just barely closed and fingertips inches away. Soft snores telling dreams I wish to be in. But when I open my eyes
I'm starting to feel like hearts are anchors and mine is rushing to the ground. Only I don't want to stay here, stranded under the beating sun. So tell me how to jump
A stab in the heart from the blade you called love You said sweet things to my face then turn around and switched up Whats real & whats fake? In this time I couldn't tell
Strong That's what everyone calls me Like it's my name Like it's my filter They say I don't have to be But it's my only lifeline Strong If I don't be it, if I don't use it
The smell of smoke lingers in the air Blowing towards the crack longing for freedom to escape its beholder I am the smoke looking for a place to go To grow. I can fly with the wind and
Happiness and Joy errupt like a geyser at Yellow Stone,
I have memorized all the break up songs Cried a thousand times Remembered your beautiful eyes and face But… The memory of what’s behind it Breaks me up every time I want to say I love you
DreamsOf regret and painRattle around in my head--Abandoned thoughts,And untouched memoriesooze from my sleep,And into my ear--Spilling onto my pillowand leaving a stain
Your eyes are bright So full of life Your touch is warm Like a radiant beam of light I dream of you often Of holding you tight in my arms When I'm around you I'm speechless
Soft words, sweet Soft hands, warm Leaves me giddy, breathless Innocent and never knowing loving, falling hard... and you ever knowing, sweet nothing to you I am nothing
The throbbing of my heart tells me that I’m excited for the prospect of a new friend or could he be more? There are no butterflies There are sly smiles and pregnant pauses
How was it so easy to change on me We use to be so deeply in love That when you were sad, I cried When I was hot , You Sweated When i thought, You reacted If you had an enemy
Not going to let another day pass me byEven though my hair maybe a messAnd I'm not going to lieI don't always pass the test But I'm going to let the world know that I'm flawless
A smile hinted at her lips She watched her beloved from afar He was in her thoughts, never ceasing Should she dare be bold? Should she let her secrets run free? Yes, courage sweeps her away.
Me and You I was your love and you were my babe Sounds cliche and cheesy but why not hun Just a couple of kids who secretely liked the other for years But this was not known until recent
The autumn leaves fall from the trees, crisp and bright. The cold comes, disguised with stealth. My heart grows louder as the days grow shorter, proclaiming its objective
his blue eyes were full of lies the way he held me was the way he had held many before me the word he said dripped with venom he was the snake himself I walked right into his clutching trap
You once told me
Love won't you come back, and be my best friend, won't you please give me your heart and soul once again, won't you whisper your sweet song and stand by my side, won't you be my fair maiden, my queen and my bride, won't you give me your hand as w
What do I need ? I need you to say you love me too And i need my restless infatuation to mean something
Oh pandemonium that cast such a silence What tranquility you graced me with, In the nights light of quaint eternity that our Souls touched Thoughts of utterance quaked the heart
Who am I behind this smile?
If it were to happen that I fall in love with you know that I'll love you with passion and disgust. You hurt me more than I hurt myself darling.
pain fills my chest as I remember when you layed on my breasts It kills me to walk this way, the way we went when you were bae. For 3 years I called you mine.
I'm not scared of relationships, I want a relationship. I want to hold someone's hand while they drive down an open road. I want to kiss their forehead when they feel sick.
its hard letting go of something you've been struggling to hold onto. especially when its hurt you more than it has helped you. but it'll hit you one day when you're holding someone else's hand while they're driving,
people always told me
Sometimes I wish we never met
when he spotted the abandoned clothesline he knew it would be a safe place to hang his drenched fabrics to dry (safety was always his priority; practical thinkers are
Well I just wanted you to know that I was here I am here I am here like that tooth brush you grab every morning Or when you close your eyes and darkness meets you instantly I am here.
As I look at them, a prequel unfolds In this aura colorblindness persists But look closer and the lines seem to bold The two identical souls coexist As time goes on, the story does begin
Crushed at the sight of this disgraceful love
If my words were to not have a filter on them then I would say what's truly on my mind. I would speak words that come from my soul. I would let people know how I feel, I would let them know the words I should have said that are now too late to
I look at you,
Me without a filter.Sad and cold as winterHappy seems so UnfamiliarThink my heart has died and witheredLast time I smiled, i was with her.And now she’s goneLeft me all aloneWhat did I do wrong?
I can walk down the street at night I can defend myself in a fight I could be David against Goliath I could lead a human's rights riot I can seem careless and a be a bit fearless
I love you
this is a poem poemmy poem if you will it is a poem about poem aw yeah poem salamanders have very high iqs and so do i because I are be in ap class
We all drink the world in misery as shuffled songs pass through cheap headphones
As I lie wide awake, I pray to The Lord, "Please, for my sake, if the one I love does not love me back, may your light shine on me before I attack; myself."
“The family and friends of mine, I dont love, I dont love... Friends of mine don't show up all the time, Still have me in their mind, Borrow my pain, reimburse cheers,
Tears don't mean sad or pain, Isn't even flow from wounded heart... Tears are way to express joy and sad... Emotion charged when fervently warmed... In Very sad or Ecstatic joy,
My love has gone away, unfortunately, he swayed. I know your smart, therefore I need your heart.
I love you Not only for what you are, But for what I am, When I'm with you. I love you, Not for what you made of yourself, But for what... You are making of me.
I like you and you like me, But there could never be a we. Why go through so much trouble,
Laying in bed Wanting to be with my boo Wishing I were dead Because I cant live without you
My world was full of light, Until you left, now its dark as night. You had my heart, Then you tore it apart.
The biting my nails to the nub while simultaneously fidgeting with the buttons off my cardigan because I can't get enough.
Her heart aches so much that she doesn’t know how she’s going to make it through the night Without hearing his voice, feeling his touch, without him by her side
Painful shots, routine meds Breath stopping moments, heart wrenching seconds We were there, in that moment of time when we were together
Your eyes they doth sparkle. Your face it doth shine. and if twas my choice, I would make you all mine. but fate whisked you away, so you could not stay. but if you could now,
They make the light so something funny, to put that sparkle in his eyes. they even make your lunch act weird, but you'll call it butterflies. They make you fall for the cheesiest pick-up lines.
You are the sun that shines bright throughout my day,
i never really understood what people meant when they said they've loved and they've lost until I realized I loved you so damn much that I lost my
It's 12 am and I'm starting to realize that I literally want no one else but you and I only want to touch and draw on your skin and I only want your hands on me and I only want to comb my fingers through your hair and I only want your lips to e
it is 2 am
Thinking, wishing, pondering, pensiveChoosing wrongWishing to knowThe contents of my heartAnd that in yoursWill you complete my soul?If I leave now will you still be thereHow do I decide?
Being with you was full of ups and downs, The smiles, the laughs, the hugs, kisses were great To feel, but when I think of how it sounds, The moral of this story’s, NEVER DATE.
She always loved where the lilies grew She loved their enchanting fragrance. The field was like being in the clouds of the sky so blue The field was where she would happily dance.
There’s this thing called ghost lines Pieces of poems never to be completed Floating for a purpose inside your soul Ghost lines,
Rocky spine, left in the night fragile skin that reflects the light. Rocky spine, growing strong marks that show what went wrong. Rocky spine, with a smile so bright eyes that sparkle in the night.
One day you were there By my side Hand in hand Than one day you left No words were spoken you Were Gone Waiting for you Hoping someday You'll return.
I don't like that there's no mail on Sunday's. Every day you go to your mailbox Finding magazines and letters and everything in between.
A dark night A house at the end of the road Shades pulled and door closed What lies inside the lonely home? A poor boy all alone When the sun resurrects The boy too must show life
I don't know what I'm doing here.
Love is unexplainable.
The pounding in my head won’t go away The rush, the high, flying None of it will go away The rush, the rush, it’s supposed to end The night over, the day breaking --but fuck that why end it early?
Ah, love, you hurt me so, With your sweet thoughtless words. They hold so much meaning, or so I hope, That blossom honey springs from your mouth As if from a fountain, a stone Cupid's bubbling lips.
fluttering, flying, the way it's supposed to be -- feeling alive, falling... how you make my stomach jump
Does a rose really symbolize love?
I met you a year ago, never thought id feel this way I look into your eyes, I see love and my heart wants to celebrate
When we first locked eyes that summer afternoon, You left me, in the most innocent sense, breathless. I knew that I would fall in love with you And I thought it was worth the risk.
If she showed me nothing else Then I guess she was If she gave it all to me I guess she was If it was undeniable I guess she was If she was... What was I
If you feel cold,I Can warm you up If you feel sad,I can Cheer you up
Silly boy, oh silly boy watch me while I get used like a toy abused by his words and fade through his actions how in the hell could this shit have happened ?
You knew I loved you more than anything in this world If I could, I would give you the world and much more but instead you couldn't appreciate what you had and now my heart is so cold and bitter.
This is a mistake that I have foolishly made. Pain, I cannot fake, even try to hide. This pain I feel twisting and burning deep inside.
Its odd that the feelings are still there even after you left one word reminds me of you and it is like the millions of memories flash through me mind the pain is unbearable
Are you real with me Or a shadow of Beauty I don't want to know
Thank you for trying to save me. Thank you for trying to make me love myself, but as you can clearly see, I am beyond saving. I have lived my entire life feeling worthless.
The day my heart stopped
Sitting here alone with you makes me wish I was yours forever. Wishing you felt that way too,
Waking up everyday like man what a dream, Another image of you seperated by worlds It all happened in the blink of a eye, I fell for you and everything just seemed right
Waking up every day like man what a dream, Another image of you seperated between worlds. It all happened in the blink of an eye, I fell or you and everything just seemed right.
Someday I will say to youIt was only just a dreamYou told me you will be with mebut it was just a lieSadness in my face-that makes me want to cryI just pretend I don't want you
can you not see that there is no happy ending for people like us this only ends when one of us is dead and the other decides to move on or grieve eternally
please dont ask me to write about our love or about us at all because i can only write poetry on the things that kill me and if you want a poem from me
You didn't tell me you loved me in so many words but in the way you looked at me and held me you didn't tell me goodbye in so many words
Fragile as the flight of a butterfly,Is this love that lives in constant fear.Ready to fight for its desires
I still catch myself, from time to time, wanting to call you, or contact you in some way, and tell you all about my year, or even something as simple as the weather,
I was in love. And you were too.we were together, through and through.but you left me alone, Stranded in an ocean of my tears.it was the end. Of me. Of you. Of us. Of who we were.
I took to the clouds The coulds had some truth to them, more than in people.
Are we just a flower beginig to blom in the warm spring weather ? Or a leafe changeing its color from green to red? we are the butteflies in our belly and the glint in my eyes.
Now, I don't usually title my poems.
I'm going to make love to you.
Flaws make us who we are,
I heard she broke your heart How does it feel?
With time everything passes expect you.
man my minds a train wreck so explosive but nobody knows what's going on cuz I show no emotion. I don't feel the need to tell people my problems.simply because my problems are my problems.
My heart was once your home. Lucky for the girl who have your heart now Lucky, for she finally captured what was once mine. Be happy, I know you already are. I want to be happy for you
Combined mix of favorite songs and
What happens when the lights shine for someone else?
Your scent reminds me of blossoms Your smile is the light of my mood Possibly seeing myself in your eyes That swift touch like heavens bliss Treasuring those senses For those smell, sight, and touch
When love and hate collide,mixed emotions I couldn’t help but cryConfuses the soul I couldn’t hideAs I faced you that I already bid goodbye
My hand Reaches out To try and Destroy the darkness And the distance between us You are so close Yet You are so far away Please Don't go Away
She was beautiful She was wrapped in a blanket of beauty with a dazzle of sparkle The sparkle you could see in her eyes when her crush walked by
This dude I met a few weeks ago mentioned to me the 3 year mark. Not sure what the fuck he meant by that He seemed daunted But the certainty of his tone got to me "You know....The 3 year mark?"
A dream is wasted, a hope is a flying dream, a lie gives false hope, a bitter love has hurt lies, a life still goes on.
I like you but I don’t want you in my head. Im not used to being controlled, Im used to being in control.
Hair bright as a summers day Eyes the color of the ocean You can see the happiness slip away hes trapped by an immature devotion. His soul as warm as a fires flame has gone cold as ice
I grew and noticed I had no pair Sent by God to provide care All ma burdens no one help bare Of the many Love none was shared.
I feel you running. I feel you hiding. I feel the love is vanishing away. Oh why so long in love and hurting. Oh why just you don't want us stay. How will I handle you away?
Why am I nervous around you?
d the ability to get a glance at the figure of the physique under the black veil I've cast upon myself, I applaud.
All eyes on us as we dancedI'm sweating like a sinner in church and I cantMeet your eyesAnd everyone knew what I was going to tell youThey expected smiles and at the end I'd hug you
I told my family the other day.
I remember thinking, that your blue deep dark blue eyes ... Could solve anything Cure anything and that your smile... your pearly white smile could fix my sadness,
Crawling into bed Your heart beats against his Interlocked in an embrace Two bodies connected, forming one Puzzle pieces fitting together Moving in harmony Paddling to shore X marks the spot
my heart was stolen when i was weak im still rising up onto my feet i was hurt but i grew stronger won't tolerate this any longer you drugged me with misconceptions what exactly were your intentions?
The moment I met you, My soul knew to stay away from you, For it knew you'd be the death of me. Of course, my heart felt what it did And I suffered the tragic consequence.
You stole my heart, You stole my mind. I thought you were different, Possibly a great find. This may be true, Even to this day. You still hold my heart, In a painfully beautiful way.
Gaze on me only but for a second, and thus I shall know That in agonizing uselessness are my feelings of woe. For when your vision crosses mine I seek no other but the eyes of thine.
i’ve been counting all the bones
wreckless of the wicked makes me yawn
I'll write your name on all of my cigarettes so that more than your words can kill me Because it's always those closest to us whose words mean the most So lover I'll keep you in my back pocket in a cardboard carton
You strum the strings of m
When I think of you sometimes my stomach flips. Not alwyas in that "good way" well, Most of the time is alwyas the good way. but I shouldn't feel like this.
It's that time of year When I am reminded of the pain We were so happy together
How could you love me But give me that script Played that role like "you the only girl" Gave you everything I could Including my 1st time under the sheets You never thought you'll get ccaught up
There's regret and remorse then trying to forget and move foward, but all of this time I'm thinking...
I got sent here to learn about The world and how it messes people up And how people keep going no matter What, how they never give up but at the end of the day. I stare at you for hours
Died By Love: Broken Heart He fought through and through Whether it was the war or the hard struggle of love
Cupid is no archer, but a demon with a bow
I looked at a reflection in the mirror and asked myself why not me.
As the sea roared & the tides were falling back, I got dragged into my depression
In my time of need would you? When it's time to grieve would you? When I need a shoulder to lean on would you? If i said I love you would you? If i weren't brave enough could you?
I remembered why I hate the fall- late fall, when it starts getting just cold enough that you tell your mom to turn the heat on. I remembered why I get all choked up when I get too cold-
I know I’m unwanted, Yet I still try To find the one Whom would die For me and make me feel
The print has faded From the movie ticket of our first date, Just as our love has done. I still think about you
That life alrtering heart shattering body shaking head aching words spurring hatred your whole world's crumbling down and you just can't take it that love that you thought
Eventually it gets old You get tired of arguing just to have a conversation Your throat is still sore from yelling at the top of your lungs just to make sure your voice is heard
My Heart is like a symbol steady tinging
What can I say?
For I would take your hand in a heartbeat, And run with you through eternity Amongst the fields of flowing time Beautifully illuminated amidst our minds
Words whispered in the breeze Linger even after she can't hear. The trees ramble on Shivering and leaning Love's impression vanishes. The dejected dreams Long to be real, To have been felt.
I met a guy Thought he was right for me But then I turn around And guess what I see, That he's a player And that's not what I need Yet why can't I leave him be?
You. Me. Them. Us. All different people. You and me not so much. We have a love deeper than the oceans and wider than the sky. The times we had were like shooting stars, passing by.
First impression Seems to be the best But why do I find it So hard to rest Late night thoughts On my mind Its those same thoughts That take all the time Is time running out
There are always love that define the beauty of a person. Beauty is not just a person looks it's the way a person personality is.
Will the life we once sought,
The rays of heat from the sun on your skin The thumping of your heart The weight of his gaze on your skin Light breaths blowing your bangs The tickle of eye lashes on your cheak
Am I on your mind
Bright shadows and the paradox of missing a man who has given no time to be missed--Realities and symptoms of the many afflicted with warmth in their nature and
I sit here In a once comforting place Now haunted by vivid memories They circle around me Like vicious banshees Screaming mistakes and regrets
Love is just some four letter word, That people use to show how they feel How can you feel something, when you don't know love is real? What is love? We don't know
The smiles don't stay, they turn into tears. Happiness goes away and I think of the first few years. Even though they're not for long the laughs feel so worth it. Without him it'd feel wrong,
A candle burns flickers of light into my dark room I am shattered Keyboard clicks and the tones of a Les Mis song I am heartbroken I smell the cool autumn air and dread going to school today I am scared
They say its beauty behind words but there could also be disaster Who actually lucks up with a happily ever after I leave it to the movies and fairy tales to have created my perception of love
Overtime I've come to realize they couldn't be more wrong; Because in hating you I was weaker but in loving you I was strong. They said that angels and demons were destined to fly apart,
1 Roses are red Violets are blue your curtins are opend and im watching you 2 Twinkle Twinkle little star i want to hit you with my car
How many times have I fallen, Only to fall apon the floor. How many times have I given my heart, Only to have someone slam the door. My heart now covered in scars, Has grown tougher then is has ever been.
To my desire,
No ! No that's it I'm done!
I guess I didn't know how to love myself. The things you said you saw... I always did think you were delusional. For I am not beautiful, I am not worthy of Want.
I looked at her, And I looked at you, And I knew that I had already lost.
You were a blessing Then became a curse. Where did I go wrong? Your arms that once brought warmth Now burn with every touch. You built me up Then tore me down Us sailing in the ocean
Immense pain and depression Most unbearable and intolerable, That thoughts of it just kill even more! Eyes filled with salty tears of sorrow And pain that clings onto the soul
A charming smile melts a stoic heart, Magma cools and turns to glass, The soul fades gray and turns to ash. The chest grows cold and light falls dim, Yearning ends and passion fades, Fear and love doth wane.
So sure, I think about it sometimes
Girl I cant stop myself from thinking about you I cant even bring myself to talk to you its kinda hard to concentrate too your beautys so strong its got me sick with the flu I got sick from you
Will you ever notice me? When I turn away from me? Change my hair, my body, my animation? Just to win your admiration.
The way he looks, The way he smiles, The way he says my name, It makes me fall for him, I'm crushing hard, He's everything I want, He is caring, He is fun,
You’d be as shocked as I was If I were to tell you that you
I said I liked you & you said you do too but youre only you when they're not around But that smile & your wink it's getting to me
Here and there Lip gloss on there lips Toned body and curvy hips They bend down and i stare longer than needed I blush at my faux pas All the things I coud do to her
Their wings tickling your sides and fluttering through you. They kiss you from within and make you feel afloat and nervous. They spew uncertainty into the air and it hangs in your throat.
There are two each holds one hand. The one on the left has known me the longest but doesn’t know me that much. The one on the right knows a lot about me but does not know what to do with it.
She moves like a butterfly bounding from flower to flower. Her features are fine-tuned like the keys on a piano. When the sun shines down on her head it reveals a golden halo of hair. Flowers blossom in her presence.
I would like to give you my whole heart, but I can't. He has some of it, you see. He cut off a sliver with a paring knife Oh so long ago. He doesn't even know it's there,
My greatest companion upon the right, my angel upon the left. I in the center. Alas, if only I had a fetter, to bind my comrades and I together! For at the end of our journey, I've lost the tourney,