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Jun 2020 · 56
shi Jun 2020
She is that piece of art
hard to make
a meaning of-
too shallow, too foolish.

She is that piece of art
not aesthetically pleasing
even at closer look-
plain, dull, ugly.

She is that piece of art
nobody would dare
tell about anyone-
a total waste of time.

She is that piece of art
in a blink of an eye
gone with the wind.

She is that piece of art
easily praised by everyone
yet nobody would dare display,
instead, kept hidden at the attic
until it has turned into nothing
but complete dust-
not even in anyone’s memory.
Just an old piece
Jun 2020 · 135
rainy days are here again
shi Jun 2020
summer bids goodbye-
the cat returns to its dream
on the sound of rain
Dec 2019 · 108
Winter flower
shi Dec 2019
She was a flower that lives only in winter. A flower that never saw the sun, a flower whose lived through the cold and dark. He, on the other hand, was the opposite- so warm and bright. One day, a strong wind caused their lives to intertwine and for the first time, she felt warmth. Every day, he would bring her the sun to make her forget the cold and dark, that she also forgot how she was a flower that lives only in winter. And so, she let him bring the sun to her- too close- that she died.
Nov 2019 · 123
hungry cat
shi Nov 2019
nights as cold as ice
enough to make the cat sneeze-
let him eat in peace!
Sep 2019 · 122
with you
shi Sep 2019
what they say about love,
i'm starting to believe it's true—
how time slips fast through our lives,
but stops when i'm with you
back at it again with these corny love poems loool

(yes this is a repost bc something was wrong with my account a while ago)
Sep 2019 · 223
shi Sep 2019
love isn't deadly,
longing is.
5 word prose
May 2019 · 280
shi May 2019
Flowers bloomed that chilly night,
On our way back home,
under the moonlight,
The stories fill the open air,
We were laughing
like no one else is there,
I tried to keep my heart in check,
Beating fast,
it was going wreck,
But I know things won't stay this way,
And I know you're going
to leave someday.
Finally, I was able to make a decent poem. I've been doing haiku for the past years and forgotten how to compose even a short poem like this pfft
May 2019 · 604
summer has come (haiku)
shi May 2019
a bath on the pool,
another one from my sweat -
summer has come
just dropping by!
Dec 2018 · 405
welcome back, cat
shi Dec 2018
the sound
of rain outside -
the cat is back
cats will always be funny
Dec 2018 · 236
summer in december
shi Dec 2018
deck the halls -
my ice cream melts
before my tongue
it's really hot here in PH
Dec 2018 · 396
shi Dec 2018
bird chimes -
let me go back to bed
and dream
Nov 2018 · 254
beside the river
shi Nov 2018
the calming
breeze of the wind -
but it stinks
wrote this when I was beside the pasig river
Nov 2018 · 142
full moon
shi Nov 2018
strikes your face -
so dazzling
Nov 2018 · 133
flowers die
shi Nov 2018
flowers die
in lonely winter
like our love
wrote this few days ago
Nov 2018 · 830
shi Nov 2018
how to forget -
tingling sensation
- it still lingers
slowly adapting
Nov 2018 · 668
lonely day
shi Nov 2018
glass of wine, sparkling-
tonight, i just wanted to
fill my empty heart
while i listen to some lofi mix
Nov 2018 · 171
shi Nov 2018
stars shining so bright -
i can see the universe
when i look at you
Nov 2018 · 148
shi Nov 2018
dark clouds above me,
my skin waiting for your touch,
come, pour now, dear rain
there are times i want to write
Jul 2018 · 358
rainy morning nostalgia
shi Jul 2018
i miss the birds that
          wake me up in the morning
rain, rain, go away
Jul 2018 · 169
shi Jul 2018
just who created
such a masterpiece like you?
too good to be true
Jul 2018 · 565
That night
shi Jul 2018
City lights flickering,
The stars above, glowing,
The leaves on the trees, swaying, dancing,
As if its favorite song is playing.

That night, they were standing,
Standing still, quietly waiting,
For someone to break the silence,
And speak out the words they've been hiding.

Under the moonlight they faced each other,
Palms sweating, trying not to falter,
Slowly, and gently, he spoke,
"Your eyes are beautiful."
"You are too," she answered.
Jul 2018 · 459
shi Jul 2018
It was a
staring contest.
All of a sudden,
you were smiling-
I lost.
Dec 2016 · 582
shi Dec 2016
That one time under the rain,
When fate brought us together,
I always go back to the memory.
Jul 2016 · 593
lips (10w)
shi Jul 2016
your lips were the prettiest when it says my name
May 2016 · 776
the poet
shi May 2016
i was a slave
a slave for love
a slave slash poet

a poet
who writes none
none but love

a poet who loves
a lover who writes
writes poem full of love

full of love in the past
nothing in the present, but past
in the present full of nothing

nothing but sadness
sad poems
a sad poet
Mar 2016 · 842
shi Mar 2016
i see you when you take a glance on my powdered cheek
i see you when you try to put your eyebrows on fleek
i notice you when you give someone a playful wink
i see your face when someone ignores you when you speak
i noticed how your expression changed to give someone a kick
i see you everytime you're late and you try to sneak
i see everything
i notice the unnoticeable
you feel awkward
i feel awkward too
you're single
i'm single too
This is just random haha
Jan 2016 · 756
glue {haiku}
shi Jan 2016
it makes me wonder
how do you keep me in tact
with only your words
Dec 2015 · 503
fragile 10w
shi Dec 2015
handle me with care
for my heart is very fragile
Dec 2015 · 409
Dance along
shi Dec 2015
He saw her dancing
Along with the sad music
Find himself swaying
along like a freak

He was enchanted
By her eyes' beauty
Like it always wanted
to tell a story

He was not aware
Of what was happening
No one was there
Was it just him, imagining?

He looked again,
Saw not even a shadow
He was saddened,
He started dancing slow

He looked at the mirror
The girl is back, moving in slow motion
He was happy, he danced once more
With the girl in his imagination
Dec 2015 · 4.3k
your words 10w
shi Dec 2015
Your words make sunflowers bloom in winter - nothing but lies.
Dec 2015 · 331
shi Dec 2015
he sang me
sweet kisses to sleep,
left my heart
floating forever
he did not tell me,
did not inform me,
that was the last song,
the last time
Dec 2015 · 665
butterflies 10w
shi Dec 2015
if love is not for us what are these butterflies
Dec 2015 · 671
shi Dec 2015
Some say we cant be
I wasnt sure for myself
But you stayed beside me
Fix everything on my shelf

You always give me that smile
It was deadly, poisonous, hot
And I just die inside every while
But its alright, I mind it, not

But at the end of the day
I know hearts cant lie
You don't feel the same way
I love you,
but it's time I bid goodbye
Dec 2015 · 408
kiss 10w
shi Dec 2015
my pain
your lips
and mine
Dec 2015 · 810
shi Dec 2015
it wasn't
cherry that
tastes sweet
on my lips but
y o u r s
Dec 2015 · 353
shi Dec 2015
i poured my heart and soul
in cooking the recipe for love
yet still failed as i did not look
at the measurements carefully
Jun 2015 · 2.2k
shi Jun 2015
never forget your handkerchief.
inside your pocket, there you keep
you may not see the reason why,
but a time will come that you'll cry

a time will come your eyes will rain,
use the handkerchief, wipe the pain
oh pain, oh pain, please go away,
dont you ever come back again

treat your hanky your best bestfriend,
and never let your friendship end
your hanky will always stay with you,
while people leave and un-comfort you

oh, i will always keep you clean
battle against dirt, i can win
oh just for you, my dear hanky
just for us to be happy.
this is very funny
Jun 2015 · 541
math class probs
shi Jun 2015
he gave me a question,
i knew i could not answer.
and for a moment,
i stood there frozen that i wonder,
of all the people present,
why me, my dear teacher?
i'm depressed because i wasn't able to answer the math problem my professor gave me. i want to die :'(
Jun 2015 · 878
shi Jun 2015
to find true love in the ever-expanding universe and never-ending sea
Jun 2015 · 329
shi Jun 2015
"love is deadly", he said, slowly killing me with his smile
May 2015 · 36.6k
haiku: crush story
shi May 2015
i once had a crush
he was a fine young man but
he just crushed my heart
now i hate him lol
May 2015 · 347
because of you
shi May 2015
bright eyes, cheerful smiles,
everything started because of you
bright eyes, cheerful smiles,
everything faded *because of you
Mar 2015 · 445
jack & jill
shi Mar 2015
you were jack
i am jill
you fell in love
and i fell after you
only thing different is
my heart was the one
that broke
Mar 2015 · 434
shi Mar 2015
my heart was the gold
you offered to the witch
to get rid of me
Mar 2015 · 1.9k
shi Mar 2015
all i ever wanted
is to see you smile
because of me
Mar 2015 · 359
flooded 10w
shi Mar 2015
words just keep on flooding when i think of you
Mar 2015 · 595
shi Mar 2015
his eyes protested
but was still arrested
for stealing her smile
Feb 2015 · 688
shi Feb 2015
she waited
and waited
and waited
to the beep
of her phone
feeling sad
and happy
and nervous
all at once.

she waited
and waited
and waited
til her eyes
had gone to

she waited
and waited
and waited
and died waiting.
Feb 2015 · 4.0k
shi Feb 2015
its funny how
you wanted to
take my heart
away from me
and now you're
just throwing
it away like
your old cds
Feb 2015 · 326
need me
shi Feb 2015
need me like air
so it'll be fair square
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