On the nights I accidentally sleep through the evening and wake when the sun’s long
I can’t help but think about how it feels like falling for you.
this because it always shocks me, leaves me trying to figure out what’s going on.
gives me a loss of gravity, as though I’ve lost contact with the world for a while.
my being used to being alone, hearing your voice through my speakers brings
smile to my face. I can’t place the exact feelings. I have trouble wording it.
was never a word to describe me. But you’ve somehow shut me up, your
alone catches my full attention. Whenever I talk to you, I feel grounded.
feel like gravity returns. That’s just it, I’m gravitated to you. Somehow, it’s
like you’re the Earth itself. Perhaps I’m your stars, hoping you’ll make a
on me. Take a chance on me. Perhaps, I’m even your moon. Maybe
look up at me when I’m hardly even here, a sliver. I do that a lot. I hate that I can’t be
from rising and falling every night, because I worry you get tired of the cycle.
and you together feels like a storm rolling in. The calm is long gone, the winds coming
the east coast, rolling through Wisconsin like a force only you could bring. By
I’d be intimidated. But knowing it’s you bearing the force brings no surprise. If
you knew your worth. I understand your fears, seeing as if I am the moon, and
are the Earth, I will inevitably leave your side for at least a while. But know I will
leave you. I revolve around you, and although I am not your sun, know that
when I’m gone, I am yours. Know that no matter what happens, I
M.V. -- NY