Redemption

Standing on that desecrated ground The wind blowing. Sunshine on my skin, burning your memory away. Tears were not shed, as too many have fallen before. I felt the beast rise in me, reminding me of my power. I took it back, you do not control that any longer. It's mine. You lose. Too many …

Right Here Waiting

Always waiting, hoping. Wishing there was something more. Take it for what it is, no matter how little I get of you. A glance, a smile, or sex. But never your whole heart. Never. Will I ever get that? It's beyond my reach. I can't seem to understand why. I reason with you. I try …

Chasm

In the deep recesses of my soul, the darkened chasm of my existence. You brought the light to guide me. Showed me my destiny with your persistence. The laughter that you brought echoed in the dark. My soul was warmed by your words, no longer cold and stark. A burning ember, flickered in the darkness. …

Too Much

I guess I was just too much. Too loving. Too strong. Too resilient. Some people don't like that. Some people can't handle that. I guess I was just too much. Too much woman for a small minded man. Too strong for a weak man. Too much of myself for a man still searching for himself. …

Daily Prompt: Slight

This universe is conspiring against me. Dangling carrots, each amazing possibility. Here, look at this. You can touch it if you please. But let it go by morning, watch it as it leaves. A supernatural slight of hand. A karmic confusion from beginning to end. ~Kristen 5/14/2018 via Daily Prompt: Slight