Mask

There‚Äôs heartache in your eyes, my love. Peeking out from behind the mask, you so bravely wear. You hide your fears behind it. Smiling away the sadness. Laughing away the gloom. A caricature of who they want to to be. But it won’t always be like this, my love. The fear won’t always burn thisContinue reading “Mask”

The Last Goodbye

The look on her eyes was unmistakable. Betrayal and disappointment shaded her perfect features. Her voice cracked when she told me. Her throat tight, tears trying not to fall, she was strangely calm. I had hurt her for the last time, she said. I begged her to stay. Begged her not to leave me alone.Continue reading “The Last Goodbye”

Shadows

And when she left, my world was dark and gray. It was cold and brutal. Violent in its disdain for me. When she left, my world was without its beauty. It was without its peace. And I was afraid for the first time, Because I was alone. But I could still feel her in myContinue reading “Shadows”