The stars align. A ship is home. The future arrives swiftly like a storm.
I hold the memories of you on my phone. Twisted jokes: Textbook conversations: I hold the memory of you on my clothes. It permeates my closet. Reminding me of the past. I hold the memory of you in my heart. It feeds on my innermost thoughts: Corrupts my consciousness. I crave you like I crave [...]
Sometimes the best advice you can follow, is the advice given to you by your own heart and experiences. Sure. Take the advice and see if it works. If it doesn’t, it’s okay—toss it out! Forge your own journey, find your own way. At least, even if you’re alone, you truly know yourself, what you stand for, what you can tolerate, and what you can’t.
No one has to bend, no one must be break. In another time, on another day. Our bodies fold over each other instead of folding apart. You smile and lean in, and I lean back.