Troubled waters

These past few weeks have been overwhelming in many ways. I took the trip out to the Pigeon Point Lighthouse this past Sunday to do nothing but breathe in cold, salty air and exist outside of life’s reach for a little while. Lighthouses are designed to emit light to help navigate through treacherous waters in …

Hiding out

You’ve been hiding out. I take it too hard. You don’t even mean it. I’m dying for your love. You take it too hard when I don’t even feel it because you’re paying for my love.

Seams

I am a witch.¬†All my charms and all my accidents are all just instruments to lock you up. I am a carnival. A house of mirrors. I will con you. All my tricks and all my magic will keep you dizzy with desire. How could I know my spell was broke? I am nothing like …

Cinder and ashes

She rose up and fled as nimble as a deer. The Prince followed, but could not overtake her. She left behind one of her glass slippers, which the Prince took up most carefully. She got home, but quite out of breath, and in her old clothes, having nothing left her of all her finery but …