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The shadow of your hand lingers on my skin, While tire tracks engrave upon the dirt. The day you left was the day I changed, The memory of you will never be the same. I wish you could see the debt you owe,
I'm crying a whole ocean Yet you won't swim out to me The tide pulls in and out My restless body like waves Bending and reaching to feel you in my arms, again Was it the same when you kissed him?
You're in love that I've heard? Oh, does he know that you have scars, That highlight the truth, imprisoned in bars? Ah! Maybe the luckygirl have got her wild card.
SITTING ON THE WINDOW SILL,TRYING TEXTING YOU. THERE'S A LITTLE DRIZZLE OUT THERE REMINDING OF YOU
These wounds I have, they will turn to scars. The ashes from the bridges have long been there. I can still touch them and feel the memories. How can someone do this to another?
A Love so Blight
Shuck-Lily cuts herself and, by God, I'm back in love again, This is not my responsibility, So why am I tending to you like an animal?
they told me don’t if youre gonna leave him they told me don’t if youre gonna break his heart and yet i decided yes and i fell
Lingering, Lingering, Lingering, Please let me be. Wondering, Wondering, Wondering, Do you still think of me?
If I could ask for one more dayThat I could be yoursI’d bask in moments, the love, the security.the purity in our intentionsBefore we refused to speak what was unintentionally mentionedThe lies you’d cry
Dear Ex-Significant Other,I refer to you as "ex-significant other" because I know you wish that I had said that instead of your name back when I ranted about you on social media.
a haiku for you you are beautiful and kind i'll always miss you another haiku everything is about me but you deserve more your hair is darker it's much lighter in my head
i found someone to take your place filled in that thought of "empty space" he helped me find myslef after came and left and came and left again i guess my love was too strong too strong there was no respect
Dear My First Love, Second guessing my hope in us Comes from the misguiding thoughts of others Talk of wanting better for me Goes through one ear and out of the other But I know what is best for me
Dear Lost Love, Flash back to this time last year I watched you when you were live That Colgate smile caught my eye Like a whisper in my ear The innocence in the grin But it’s not perfect to all
As you embark on this journey of life It is imperative that you know I am with you Although we're miles apart In distance and in heart Somehow, I will remain with you
Dear Ex Best Friend, I stand upon the shore of roaring sea Attempting to see all that I have lost. I dream what might have been and still might be.
I was trying to be conscientious to not think about you, But after closing myself off in a personal quarantine for so long, I couldn’t help but start reminiscing about our relationship.
Even through my thick skin When wits should fit, no quick send Though I won’t miss your shit friends That night, I met my wit’s end Maybe my intent had its rest in The tent I’ve pretended to pitch, in
i called. as i listened to my phone ring- going once, going twice- it stopped; my heart did, too. for a moment, i thought you had answered. but then, oh, but then, there goes the ringer,
We may have all gone through nights, when we couldn’t sleepThoughts about the ex just wouldn’t make us sleepWhy we thought about our ex even after we apart?Why I am so obsessed with my own past.....
Two plus two equals four stupid bitch im tired of all your petty shit you were my all now watch my wings fall ill stick up my middle finger as I walk down the hall so everyone can see
Am I your friend or am I your Man Somedays I just don't know I cry every day Your the one I truly want Why do I care so much about you It's been seven years that we've been in this fight
It always comes back to you, you know. The center of it all, the center of me comes Back to you
Dear Ex, I’m not plastic. I’m real, but you didn’t want that. You wanted something recycle and used over and over again. You never wanted lovin, you wanted 5 minutes of a “good time”.
I miss you,And by you, I mean that feelingThat feeling that once consumed my whole existenceYou made me feel whole,And brought me kisses down my backHugs that were so good I didn’t want to let go
I hope you read between my words Because I unfold stories with just my tongue. I've created lilac skies inside empty minds, And you have burned cities down to just ash.
#Because We were young and naive #I Thought we could “love” each other #Love? Or obsessed with the idea #You
funny how consistent you seem to be in my mind as the sun starts to leave behind a trail of the classic gold and pink that you made symbolic of my loving fleeting youth so tell me the truth
Today you listened to that song that I showed you 2 years ago on the couch as you fell asleep in my arms slowly breathing as still as night Goodnight Moon you were the moon forever after that
Him Twisted, violent Charming, sickening, terrifying The reason I can't sleep anymore Mort
You versus me Is that what from now on will be? I am here with her now You there with him in that town Last night I made her cum You thought last night he could run
You put me on my knees and I sob to God "Please" This poem isn't any different than the ones before It's about how I love you Something I can never ignore It's about how you love him, too
How could you how could you love me and then leave me how could you tell me we were forever and then cut me off like a sensless piece of string hanging off of your beautiful body
You won't get married to him. Not yet, at least. I probably won't either, but that's only because you're both cheaters. But for now, I'm glad I ruined your chance with him. By the way, you're a terrible cook
This isn't a love poem because it was never you that I loved
You use to look at me the way you look at her, and I use to love it, Like I use to love you, but now I just miss you. It's was easier to stop loving you, Than it is to stop missing you,
I don’t know what to say to you;
The War (monolouge) Damn I just wanna Drink and forget It's hope and regret If I sip
A joking matter but you took it seriously You protected me as a knight to a princess But you are no knight and i am no princess Especially not yours So why protect me when you have left me before
Time. Time was what I needed To let butterflies escape To let the memories fade To let the thoughts of you to go away But it brings My anger towards you My hate towards you
how could you
im done with you tonight officially you are now in my past and i will no longer regret the time i wasted spent remembering you and hoping youd remember me too.
Your name still unfurls
His fingertips brushing over her velvet skin Flash through her mind as she catches his azure gaze He lifts a corner of his luscious lips Striking a chord of her heartstrings
I'm your rebound. But I'm yours. You come and get me Whenever you don't score. I don't know what happens In this game when you score Cuz you never do. Here I am worrying about you
As I go through my day Trying to keep my head up & just be okay.
In this strange tangled mess I left us in, I found love. Or rather, I think I did. I thought I loved you. I define Love as giving anything for the betterment of another human being.
The belief of who you were is as irrelevant as crayons to dog food,
I dreamt of you last night.
You don't know meI'm not the person you think I am
I've been granted a garden but I'm picking petals off flowers you never gave me to place on my face so whenI see you at Walgreens you won't be able to tell how red I'll be.
Love is a four letter word & I've been worked into a novel. There are whole libraries of letters and bracelets and promise rings broken in two (1.Everything you've touched
Did you ever think about how lying is just another way of telling someone they’re not worth the truth?
Slurred words Blurred lines Raw emotion And cold rhymes Hot desire Left to burn
It seems like an eternity ago that our flames burned as one I cannot recall the memories I crave so badly that your heart etched in my memory Your scent no longer lingers around me trying to entice me
You are the fragrance of dark coffee.
Why would he remember?
I just wanted to be your dream.
Once you gave me roses,
I'm not sure what is worse falling out of love or realizing that there's nothing left I wouldn't wish it on anyone, no not even my worst theres too much involved to easily forget
My name use to be lover
He’s got the kind of name that sounds good no matter what you pair it with He’s got the kind of fingertips that are maybe a little too soft
I know a girl She is coming over later We haven't seen each other for a long time. We text She liked me Once upon a time. She says she misses me I say the same thing back
We were friends back, years ago Back When She was a awkward nerd and my hair was nappy. Now We're all grown up, reunited, And All I want is to make her happy.
Can you see my love Im right in front of you Right here! right here! Tell me you see my love Show me you still care Can you give me a sign other than playing with her hair
I have driven many miles with you in my passenger seat Your blue eyes shimmering in the hot sunlight My hand rests in yours My eyes flicker to the edge of my pink rimmed Ray Bans, to glance at the beautiful sight
1) I may be cheating by counting you. Romance doesn't mean much in the seventh grade. We held hands once during a bus ride, your palms were sweaty. I didn't mind.
I was tangled around the spider web you’ve Been weaving throughout your life Messing around always keeping me down But then why did I want more?
You You were not supposed to do that You I don't even have words of a poem for you because I don't know what to say.
Over a year come and gone, long nights that turned into dawn. Hanging on thin threads of hope, that helped me cope a devistating loss long ago. Holding on to someone I used to know.
I'm terrified of falling but I’d fall for you . Heartaches , knee scrapes , & a couple tears too . I’d relive the very anguished reason my heart grew hard & stopped believing . I’d risk my all for a taste of your everything .
I sat next to him that one day thinking he could one day be my friend. From that day on we started talking, as one would say, but it was a wonder what our eyes would send.
The first step can be the longest. When you want to forget someone. The first step can be challenging. When you feel as if you could never forget them. The first step can be the hardest. When you want to tell them everything. Let them now.
(poems go here)Things come and go, We sit and stare out the window. Thinking what we’ll miss, And would it be different if we hadn’t kiss. One day there, here, and the next gone,
Frigid, and hard as stone. Still, and unbeating. Can this heart possibly feel love? I think not... Arrogant, and aloof.
You've changed? You once loved me and called me everyday Now you rarely say my name You've changed? It all started when distance was put between us Seperated by only a few miles
I’m really good at some things. Like, my memory. I can remember events that took place, words said, words that went unsaid, places touched…places touched. I’m not that good with names,
When she lays for bed it is you who runs through her head Even though the two of you have been apart for so long she doesn’t know how not to hold on
Don't try to explain yourself I know the truth I never want to be by myself never wanted to hurt you.
like the way an entire scarf can be unrecognizable if you pull the right strings like the way a teapot shatters when you drop it like the way a melody is distorted when you add an extra sharp
You only held me back. Clipped my wings so I couldn't fly. Well look at me now. Soaring way up high and flying free. You'll never again take that away from me.
You and I, we used to talk. Now everything’s just wrong. You know I tried you know I tried. But I guess there is nothing I can do to really convince you to stay, the sun is going away,
Why? Why now, after all this time? Why did you call me tonight? To dig that knife into my back just a little bit deeper? To lead me down that dead-end road again? I know you. I know how you work.
I want to move on to my next, but for some reason i still have felings for my ex. Even though she played me , i stil let her call me baby
Such sweetness was in her eyes, But now her heart is made of ice. I’ve given her scores of chances, But at most they end up being glances. I would have given her my life, But her apathy cuts like a knife.