Bad Poetry Friday

Untitled (2/16/2000) You remember me from my wilder days when I danced all night on tables and laughed really loud You remember my nose ring, camouflaged shorts and the daisies in my hair You remember me as independent self-assured and happy but that was before the depression the countless hours spent hunched over a toilet … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday

Bad Poetry Friday

Mistake (c. 1997?) Wildflowers bring back floral memories of the mountains when I was 16 and naive oblivious to everyone but him How sweet it was falling like the morning rain on the roof that tingling sensation of love too often we fall for things we can't have too often we need what we don't … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday

Bad Poetry Friday

Briar Rose c. 1997? Briar Rose you never wake you hide in deep slumber and when your Prince Charming came you didn't even roll over.   Sleeping Beauty your pills are a vice you take valium with vodka and ice amd dream pf darkness that washes like the sea   You will never lose sleep … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday

Bad Poetry Friday

Me c. June 1999 You cannot mold my body I am the shape of my ansectors I can bring any man to his knees I am still a child I wear my hair in a palm tree I still take naps I love adventures I am a woman I can dance until dawn drive fast in … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday

Bad Poetry Friday

Wishes c.12-28-1998 9:35 p.m. I want him to look past the size of my breasts past the color and design of ,y panty line (or lack there of) I want him to see the girl behind the beautiful eyes and uneasy smile I want him to love me the way I imagined he would

Bad Poetry Friday

Deadly Obsession Spring 1997   I promised you I'd quit but why am I back to it? Dying, crying, trying to stop but I can't. My fingers are forced down my throat I'm gagging and I start to choke on my sobs My skin is red I'm so dizzy I don't know what I said … Continue reading Bad Poetry Friday