Falling Once More

Gasping, grasping at something to hold her up She’s fallen down the rabbit hole again She told herself that she was free to breathe, free to feel But once again, those familiar walls are closing in Why can’t she find her way out of the darkness? Why does she keep coming back to this place?…

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…

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,…

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…

Eight Hundred Miles

She’s not screaming at the top of her lungs to clear her throat No, it’s bigger than that Bigger than this place Her heart, his face She can’t find a way out from this maze Twisting, turning, there’s so many dead ends Oblivion’s garden is becoming her fire and it burns in her broken heart…

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…

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…