The Good News

I want to share with you the news I heard today. You wouldn’t believe what happened. And if I told you, would you say congratulations? Would you mean it? Or would it be another one of your generic responses? I miss you. I want to tell you the good things but you’re busy. We both…

Como estas?

La vida nunca para Life never stops not for me him her them La vida continues knocking me down After weeks of happiness, anxiety has managed to creep its way back into my life An unexpected slip But there’s a silver lining in this There has to be The friendships and growth I’ve made these past weeks are…

Girls supporting Girls

It is 2018. Feminism is strong, however, it is not intersectional. That’s another story. This one is about jealousy between women. Jealousy ruins relationships between friends. I don’t understand why there is the reason to be jealous of another person, they have simply done different things than you and are more successful than you. They…

Scorpios can’t love

Selfish, yet selfless I can love an entire community But cannot love romantically My heartbeat Thumps Thumps Thumps Excitement I make them fall in love Then flee the massacre scene   -Ana Laura // @vivirconpassion

I can’t swim

The cerulean waters of the ocean feel lukewarm My memories and experiences are lost in the sea Stranded on the shore is my depression Awaiting its rescue Its revelation   Epiphany   Floating are the moments waiting to be lived Out of reach   I can’t swim I drowned yesterday It wasn’t the first time…

Mine- Mio

You begged me to get my shit together And I wouldn’t I couldn’t Amor Mio, entiende Understand that I will not bestow my burden upon you I’d let the ocean tide take me 1 million times before I hurt you again I swallowed every last bit of saliva to protect you, and it worked All…

Note to Self

Don’t apologize for being you Don’t be polite to men when you are angry or uncomfortable Don’t let anxiety and depression consume your life   Do love Do smile Do take care of yourself   Let the music take you where your mind pleases Let your velvet arms soak in the sun Let the sky…