To whom it may concern, You didn't teach me how to brush my teeth, neither were you there when I saw the tooth fairy. But somehow I have your smile that has been dimmed for a while. You were not around to cheer away my fears, you didn't witness me fall or put the bandaid … Continue reading Fathers and Strangers
My mother taught me about unrequited love, By showing me that even the biggest of my accomplishments was not enough. The gold stars and hard work I achieved, the boundaries that pushed me to the brink of insanity... could not even have her blink... my way. My mother gave me lessons in sacrifice, The love of … Continue reading Things my mother taught me
You are not the same person that laughed with me on the way to the movies in September You didn't become the person that you promised me in the beginning of October You aren't the person who wiped my tears away in that corner of the parking lot in November You made me promise myself to … Continue reading 100 days
It fucking hurts. A year later and still the words you said to me linger. A month later and I still have the taste of your lips on my skin. A week later and I still wonder why I felt so much better when you were here. It feels wrong to meet new people, but … Continue reading A letter to the guy that should’ve been here.