Her Sake

I wish I wrote words not so fierce, loneliness my main companion, while having love around me, laborious voice, strained to feel grateful in difficult times, absorbed in emptiness and confusion. Motivation given by the one I bore, when I was young and yet naive, she keeps me pressing like a lifeline, attempting to teach…

Reprise

Let’s start with now and work our way backwards A timeline of my life thus far Some think I should be moving onward Not thinking so much of the past But when it haunts your every present It’s hard to make that last But, Emily, it’s been played over and over There’s no point in…