Jun 27, 2014

Every wrinkle is a story untold;
A memory pulling at your skin
Wanting to reside there forever.
So many girls try to cover up their past
With cheap foundation
And other various products
Instead of accepting who they were
And who they are now.

We all need to learn to
Embrace our past,
And wear it with pride
In our futures.

#time   #past   #embrace   #wrinkles   #makeup  
In the wrinkles of a palm
Sam Clemens
Sam Clemens
Jul 14, 2014

I never knew a song
to have eyes
Never knew a song
to look back
To sing, without a single word set free
To fill me to the brim with music
not sound
To shimmer and shake
Consumed with stories
Stumbling over one another to make themselves heard
and seen
But then again
I never knew a poem
Could be buried
In the wrinkles of a palm

I will wait
#love   #memories   #music   #patience   #wrinkles   #romamce   #somg  
Jun 11

Here's to growing up,
To the young, the sad and the lonely,
Here's to growing up!
To the fairly old and wrinkled,
Here's to go growing up,
Where life is not so simple,
Here's to growing up!

#sad   #life   #lonely   #young   #old   #growing   #grow   #wrinkled   #wrinkle  

I will look upon your face
And I will love it, Sweet Gentle.
I will love it, soft and tender,
Wrinkle by wrinkle.

#love   #age   #tender   #wrinkle  
Mar 26, 2014

Thoughts of him haunt her;
They're encapsulated in her black-wrinkled heart.

#love   #poem   #word   #broken   #life   #heart   #10   #pain   #black-wrinkled  

"Her skin was like a distant sea,
gray and wrinkled. "

Fugly - shorter word for "fucking ugly"
#10w   #skin   #ugly   #fucking   #wrinkled   #beryldov   #complexion   #wikipedia   #fugly  

How satisfying and sublime it is to know
that each wrinkle deep rooted on your face is to show
each of life's wonderful and more difficult points in time wherein
our moments of laughter, tears and frowns are ingrained in our skin -
marks of life and a sign of a beautiful soul within
who has truly experienced life to it's fullest form -
a person who knows existence can be a violent storm.

#love   #life   #soul   #old   #deep   #youth   #getting   #wrinkles   #soulful  
I'll hold your hand through the wizened wrinkles; even if your beautiful mind will event
Aug 4, 2014      Aug 4, 2014

I'll hold your hand through the wizened wrinkles; even if your beautiful mind will eventually crinkle.
Crinkled & crumpled into creases too deep for sunshine to peek through.
(My fingertips will still slowly but surely fix it.)

Even when the hair tickling my bare shoulders, collarbones & necks on lazy sunday morning is no longer quite the same.

I'll be right here.

Hey hey hey! :')
Whoo. I wrote this after I discovered a strand of white in my hair.
I MEAN, I am not even at the age to HAVE white hair.
Anyhoo, how have you been darling readers?
#wine   #old   #forever   #age   #wrinkles  
the many creases and wrinkles
Pamela Rae
Pamela Rae
May 17, 2014

pain encompasses me--
my body
like a much worn,
crumpled envelope
empty of its
treasured letter
from a beloved friend.
the many creases and wrinkles
on this thin, senescent pocket
which once held such secrets and joys
are places my fallen tears
have embedded
and made their presence known.
pain is emptiness.

Her distressed forehead boasted more lines than an Excel spreadsheet.

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