Mother and Father
The birds and the bees
The blossoms and trees
The blue skies dotted with clouds.
An always-ticking clock
(Once swallowed by a croc)
Moves fast when he should slow down.
He’s wrinkled in age
She comes anew
Both in danger of waste
And both we could lose.
I am so pathetic.
Have I really not changed since high school? I thought once I grew up, my shyness would somehow magically evaporate, and I would have no trouble in the dating world. I could go right up to guys and say all the cool things I thought of in my head. (But in my head, I also had long b...
You grabbed the scissors made for your left hand and cut me out of your
life. You surgically removed me so well because you are a doctor.
You took a leaf out of your favorite book and drove a stake
through my heart. When you were little, you wanted to
be a street mime, so you won’t talk as p...