Winter Blues

Sat, 01/03/2015 - 08:06 -- niny


5240 Galitz Street Skokie, IL 60077
United States
42° 1' 30.522" N, 87° 45' 31.5936" W

Winter has always been tinged with blues and greys. Two comforters and a sheet aren’t enough for you anymore. Your lips are always bitten red and raw, and god, I really wish you would stop doing that to yourself. It’s the turn of a new year, and the past two consisted of blurs of motion, colors, and smoke in your head — nothing akin to blood flowing through your veins. I haven’t seen your eyes in so long. 


Please look up.

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Jo Bien

i really love this. by far, my favorite for the no filter scholarship slam entry :))


Thank you so much! That means a lot.

Wandering Willow

This is beautiful, so raw and real. 


Thank you! I'm glad it reads that way to you.


Winter is a place we all have to face 

I like the emotions you have put in your poem 

Nice work :)


Thank you, I'm glad you liked it!

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