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These are the kind of thoughts that I feel like I need to swallow
because they're on a level of pathetic that I can't even admit to myself.
It's that level of pathetic that really makes a person *****.

The deep dark corners of a person.
It's the trigger of the first tear.
And it all boils down to you.

Your simple acknowledgment of self scares me.
Your self-awareness kills me because
it brings you closer to realizing
that you can do better than me.

*And then what do I do
with this epic love I feel for you?
Lady Luna Sep 2017
Do not poison me
With unfiltered vile
that spills from your tongue
and closes in my sanity

Tiny, twisted temptress
I am one, true
So easy for you to recognize
what you've already seen
in you

Suffocated in my own space
Somehow I still find depth
in the gaps between your teeth
in the tears that you've wept

Misery loves company
Tired and true
Kind of sounds like
me and you

Do not poison me
I would ask permission
but I'm better at asking for forgiveness
you say I said that in the beginning
I knew what I was doing
when I continued this
Diego Morales Jun 2017
Never mind the time of spring,
From which love comes a common thing,
Love comes rare as life may
Midwinter or a gloomy day

To life, love, happiness can only bring!
To live and love, what a beautiful thing!
Midst the solitude in which we born and die
—Love greets our lonely life, passing by
Pyrrha Sep 10
Love is the crossroads of two garden paths
The thing about loving is that it is selfless
I will want to love you more and think of myself less
So I choose to walk your path and tend to your beautiful flora
While I forsake my own in your love and care
It is you and I who decide when we wilt and when we flourish

But will I let it wilt in the end?
Khoi-San Aug 13
I saw the rainbows in your eyes
And knew everything that looked
Back at you felt that same satisfaction
To my wife
Oh yeah
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