Who would I be if it weren’t for you?Unhappy? I don’t know. Would I have a different relationship with our mother? Would I have one at all? Would I be who I am today? Probably not.You taught me patience; you taught me kindness-Virtues you yourself tested me on throughout the years.You taught me to think…… Continue reading Who Would I Be?
I’m tired of not feeling good enough;of fighting a losing battle against myself, my mind, my thoughts, my feelings. I’m tired of not living up to expectations, put on me by both myself and by others.I’m tired of feeling dejected and judged, of not doing the right thing,of not earning enough, smiling enough, laughing enough,…… Continue reading Tired
The alleyways twist and turn like a labyrinth I had no ideaI was entering.Claustrophobia threatens to sink in as I ampushed up against strangers around me buta sense of adventure and curiosity of the unknownpropels me forward and urges my feet to keep moving.Colours and flavours and smells that are normally unrecognisableswirl through the air…… Continue reading Tangier
The knot in my stomach grows tighter and I fight the urge to cry My dreams seem unreachable, and my life is slipping by Panic takes over when small things aren’t in order Pushing people away from me, every day a little but further The mask I plaster on my face starts to show its…… Continue reading Fear
Hey guys! This week has been a bit of a roller coaster to say the least. I almost walked out on my job mid-shift because I couldn’t deal with working with disrespectful people anymore, but Mr OneBigStressball was able to talk me out of doing so, gently reminding me about bills and rent that I…… Continue reading Procrastination Inspiration
Hey guys! I have never ever ever posted so much in such a short amount of time before, so thank you so much for bearing with me! Today is the last day of WordPress’s IntroToPoetry challenge for me, and the prompt is future. The future is something we think about constantly. From short term things such as what we’re going…… Continue reading Looking forward
Helllooooo again! Day NINE of the IntroToPoetry Challenge by WordPress, and today’s prompt is Landscape. We’ve also been encouraged to use apostrophe as the model (obviously not to be confused with the punctuation mark!). Come, little waves, come in from the sea, Spread out on the sand, and tickle my feet, You crash in, you flow out, you’re such a…… Continue reading Sunset
Hey guys! I’m officially more than a week through this IntroToPoetry Challenge by WordPress, and today’s prompt is Pleasure. Little pleasures make up the happiness in life, A squeeze and a cuddle as you roll over in the night; A smile that reassures you in the darkest of plights; The smell of fresh bread when you’re walking…… Continue reading Little Pleasures