the midnight girl

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I just woke up and wrote this at 330am.

the midnight girl

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i imagine the midnight girl
scratching down her urgent verse
realizing that
they haven't figured it out yet 
feeling as though it's getting worse

the diction in her diaries
such text messages from her ovaries
speaks of such fists

her screams are breaking all of this glass
yet she still dances on the pieces 
taking the hit for future nieces

i know still that you are strong
and they've known it all along 
                but
the darker and larger bumps in the night
will gnash and grind their teeth
at the things they are afraid of


the midnight girl 

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cheronld commented on the midnight girl

01-14-2020

I am amazed at times at just how you emote the inner emotions of Woman....whether she's scorned ….angry....hurt or loved/unloved....your words ring true to it all....I'm sure more than many can relate.....thanks for that....Cher

Crush

03/24/2020

thank you so much!

A poem begins as a lump in the throat, a sense of wrong, a homesickness, a lovesickness. It finds the thought and the thought finds the words.

Robert Frost (1875-1963) American Poet.

Crush’s Poems (59)

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carried off by owls 1
Santa Claus Is Coming Around 1
skin 2
the midnight girl 1
hold 1
here 0
the other 1
flashback 1
violent pretty 1
the people in the attic 1
the ride 1
my nightmares are awake 1
no bugs 6
waiting 3
welcome 5
a fetus in a clear bowling ball 6
crows feet 7
rats 5
the mobster 4
perfect 6
jumper 5
lady godiva 3
malaise 3
pirate 4
flight on time 3
fear of falling 4
unfinished crow ? 5
touch ( aka, am i made of summer ) 8
chemocallouse
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elephant 5
cancer 8
skyline 5
st. saviour 2
satellites 4
were you waiting for me ? 10
snapshot 5
fists 12
lauren 17
insomnia 18
ceremony 12
mother 14
ash 27
the june bug 15
low 19
thorns 10
paralyzed 9
mr. sparkle 15
dresses 15
glass 13
cemetaries 18
throe 18
if i fell in love 27
pills 22
off black 20
mannequin 22
umbrage 12
sick boy 12
kelly has a big head 21
unfairly fairy 26