Sleep Kisses

You kissed my shoulder in the middle of the night when you thought me asleep. Before you turned away to rest, your lips brushed my skin, you squeezed my arm. I don’t know why that kiss matters, why those moments with my cheek pressed against your chest keep spinning around me, wrapping me in memories […]

Frozen

Sometimes I am an ocean, calm, turbulent, unpredictable, and I can’t write, can’t speak, because I want that free, that epic frozen moment you relive each time you close your eyes. Months, years, decades later you can still feel his hands, the way you tremble when his lips finally land on your skin but it’s […]

All My Poems Ache the Same

Forget about how his lips feel pressed against your skin and the way his fingers move in your hair. Forget the way his sad eyes look down when he laughs and how he can almost make your heart stop when he whispers your name. Forget because you will never have him under your fingers, inside […]