Fade in.

I wanted to burn you down Light your life up into flames My fiery fires from within I couldn’t let him win I wanted to cut you into pieces Left you scrambling for peace Need I remind you… Karma is a thing. Silly peasant, disguised as king She wore the empress new clothes Naive to…

He say, she say.

He said “breathe in your favorite color” With a few inhales I was high up At times when he could barely lift himself He said “let it out” In this safe place I could cry me a river In this space He would never judge me Only console me Only hug me He says again…