New Beginnings

“Brianna Bells, age 15, freshman at Carter High.” I nodded. That was me. That was already a known fact between the two of us, so why did she have to repeat it? Like she had an entire file on me. Like they do at the doctors. Like she had many other appointments today. I hadn’t [...]

What is summer?

My favorite thing about summer? The evenings. When the sky isn't dark yet, but it's on the edge. The sun relaxes, and let's a warm breeze take over. No goosebumps, no sweat. The weather is perfect, as that of in a dream world. That's my favorite time.

Control

Two legs to walk Two hands to work Two eyes to see Two ears to hear One nose to breath One mouth to speak One mind to think One heart to feel The most valuable of things, We have only a couple. These are the things One can control. Outside of these, The sea will [...]

The Winds

Winds that can swipe my words Out of my mouth, away from your ears never to be heard   You must be deaf to me I do not blame you – the decision was not yours of what you wanted to be   Is the fault then mine? Have I failed to have spoken to [...]

Words’ Capability

Words are capable of doing the unthinkable. They can cause death, they can cause birth. They can cause hatred, they can cause love. They can bring about an end, they can bring about a beginning. Words are powerful. Words are dangerous. Words are refuge. Words are poison, but words are remedy.

Clinging to Myself

Clinging to myself, Don’t want to have to let go Of the one I am. Clinging to my dreams, Don’t need a backup because I know I’ll make it. Clinging to my style, Don’t care what the others think ‘Cuz it won’t matter.