Waterfall

The rocks sliding under our feetThe smell of sweet summer fills our sensesAnd with water rushing in the distance,We’re both letting down our defenses Your hand is holding mine tightlyPlease don’t let me go, don’t let me fallAs we descend down this steep staircaseYou calm me with your sweet, southern drawl Your words melt me,…

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…

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,…

Don’t Look Back, You Can’t Look Back

With eyes of blue and a crimson pout, She paints an image of her own design What she longs to be is what she portrays, No one will tell her again that she cannot shine Her hair forms a halo around her glowing skin There’s mystery hidden inside her cerulean stare Come on, boy, you…

A Beautifully Simple Masterpiece

You’re my missing puzzle piece the one I’ve been searching for all this time To my every tear, you have a smile and to every lyric I write, you hold a rhyme How is it that we fit so well together? How is it that our minds mesh so perfectly? Before I met you, I…

Battle Scars

She has dents in her armor and scratches on her skin Battle scars, she says, from the pain she always hid within There are bruises on her heart that she tries so hard to hide But she kept pushing, she kept trying She never gave up the brutal fight She’s pulled herself up from the…

I’ve Found My Companion for Watching the Stars

I’ve found my companion for watching the stars The person with whom I’ll share my world After prying open dirty shell after dirty shell I’ve finally found my gleaming, glowing pearl I’ve found my companion for watching the stars The hand that was created to fit mine I no longer need to protect my heart…

Happiness, Strength, and Poise

I never thought I could be, but I am I’m happy, happier than I’ve ever been There’s a glint in my smile now, And a shimmer residing in my skin I wear this newfound confidence well It shines through everything I do or say I know it’ll now withstand every storm And, under sadness’ gales,…

Dim Lights and Facades

We don’t need the dim lights anymore The secretive and seductive Saturday nights They were fun for a while, that’s true, You in your button down and me in my tights But we’ve grown tired of the monotony It’s always the same thing every week A fun night filled with mystery and passion, But also…

She’s on Top of the World

She’s on top of the world, glowing like a star This world is hers now, she’s stronger than ever With a titanium heart and unbreakable confidence That no one could now possibly sever See, she had to be beaten down to the ground Pushed so far down, she had nowhere to go but up But…

Broken Shields

She’s thrown away her shield She’s tossed away her shining armor There’s no need for protection anymore, For she knows he’ll never harm her Her smile is no longer something faked And her happiness is no longer a façade If you only knew what a revelation this is, You would stand and applaud Yes, she’s…