You’re My Favorite Surprise

I could never have foreseen the impact you’d have I could never have known the force with which I’d fall Somehow, you saw through the shields I projected and were the one to break through my many walls I never imagined that love could feel like this I never imagined I’d find someone with a…

Never Again

  Never will I find a love that fits me more than yours One that excites me, gives me hope, and one I never have to doubt You’re the path that I’ll follow for the rest of my life, my dear, You’re the guiding lantern who’s flame I’ll never snuff out See, you’ve broken down…

Demons

I’m used to biting my tongue, I’m good at turning my gaze You can do whatever you want to, and be rest assured that I’ll stay I used to live out my days as a machine, going through the motions, showing none of my emotions, just barely getting through the day Things have changed, that’s…

Just Be Still

Just be still, my darling Don’t you know that he’s not going anywhere? He won’t leave you alone like the rest of them You can count on him to always be there Just be still, silly girl He means every word he says to you He’ll always be on your side, no matter what No…

Inky Ode

Let my life flow through your inky scrawl Bring life to my words Make light of my thoughts Open my soul for the world to see The darkest corners of my mind are open now The deepest parts of my heart are on display Will I be judged? Will I be scorned? What will they…

Saving Little Girl Blue

  You’re done counting your fingers The number was never right anyway Sadness never suited you, the color was all wrong Little Girl Blue, you knew that hue wouldn’t stay The raindrops were never your friend, my dear No matter how perfectly they fell on your sad lips They didn’t give you the warmth that…

You Are, You Know, You Have, You Will

Everything I never knew I wanted All that I could have asked for I love everything about you, my darling I love everything you are How is it that you know me so well? My secrets, goals, and concerns hidden down below You’ve uncovered and accepted each and every one Every piece of my soul,…

In Your Arms

Envelop me in your arms, my love Hold me tighter to you, closer to you Make my heart stutter and stop, please, and don’t let go of me until the night is through Wrap me in your love, my darling Let me feel how you feel for me in your heart You know this is…

Walk My Way Again

Pass me by Eyes contact and widen Heartbeat quickens, then stops As you say hello and then walk by My world falls down Crashing, smashing into pieces If only you could feel the way I fall I have a crush on you But a crush is what it is It crushes me every time I…

Truths and Shields

Shielding herself from everyone else No one knows the real her except him She doesn’t want people to know what she feels What she hides, what she knows She doesn’t know She doesn’t show Her feelings held deep inside Only he knows the real her He loves her for every flaw she reveals She hopes,…

Kiss

Forbidden fruit becomes a necessity Can’t breathe, yet I’m full of life Nothing can touch me, hurt me, scar me Unless you stop right now Oceans will rise and fall within themselves Time will stop and start all over again Hands begin to shake Memory is leaving me No thoughts of where I’ve been or…

Don’t Bother

Don’t bother sending a smile my way Don’t bother asking your friends about me Don’t bother calling my house Caller ID is a wonder Don’t bother asking to come over Don’t bother knocking on my door Don’t bother sneaking closer to me on the couch I don’t want to get close Don’t bother holding my…