Time for a peek in the nook of Midnightskypoet’s mind!

  • SAYING ‘I LOVE YOU’

    July 19, 2021 by

    I’m not telling youthat I love youjust because I can’tkeep a secret, or becauseI want you to choose me—I’m telling you becauseyou deserve to knowthat in my eyes,you’ve long ceased to bejust an ordinary soulstrolling the earthconcurrently with me, andbecome someone with whomI’d so much love to sharethe best days and nights of my life… Read more

  • NOT A HOAX AFTER ALL

    July 18, 2021 by

    It’s not like meto say this, but maybe,love isn’t a hoax after all–vulnerability isn’t my strength, but somehowyou’ve sowed a tenderness in me,and more than ever I’m willingto put anything on the lineif that’s what it takesto nurture the loveyou’ve brought into my life. Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • DESERT FLOWER

    July 15, 2021 by

                                                             22:02hrs Sometimes good thingsblossom in unlikely places,when a flower growsin the desert, thatdoesn’t make itany less of a flower —I’m the desert, andmy love the flower.You’re afraid of the heat,the jagged complexion of who I am,you’re frightened by the riskof giving it all for someone like me,I won’t hold it against you,not now, not… Read more

  • SELF LOVE’S WICKED TWIN

    June 15, 2021 by

    When you hate yourselffor long enough—-even the reflection of yourselfin mirrors plays alongwith shame and guiltthat has long sank deep in your bones—don’t ask me how I know, ormaybe you should, either wayI’ll tell you–tell youabout how my reflection sticksits tongue out at me andflashes me the evil smirk, as if to say,‘you hate me… Read more

  • WORTH IT AFTER ALL

    June 13, 2021 by

    I bet God sighedwhen I finally walked up to you—oh how terrified I was!That joke about tearing down the skyand bringing forth the starsto be your bedside lampif you were 60 and still afraid of the darkwas really just me, nervous–fidgeting with words, trying to tell you,“my heart has grown fond of hoping thatyou’ll let… Read more

  • BLINDSIDED

    June 12, 2021 by

    My eyes opened too late–my heart was wrapped in awe for far too longto taste the poison you so expertly cocktailedwith cherry sweetness —it’s only now thatI can see how your every wordwas laced with slithering deceit,it’s only now thatI’m waking to the acheof reality’s dagger in my chest …..you never loved me at all,… Read more

  • LOVE, THE BURGLAR

    June 9, 2021 by

    reach your handsinto my soul–did youfeel that? The dipscattered with dead petals?That’s where my heartused to be — that’s wheremy heart sat in silence, alive,basking in peaceful nothingnesstill the night I let myselfslip into the arms of a wandererthat whispered lies about forever-look at me now, a museum of echoesfrom a love that couldn’t stay… Read more

  • OUR LOVE IS MORE THAN LOVE

    May 30, 2021 by

    To the world,I’m a villain- a devourer of morality,they call me names andwish me death right to my face– but oh,she makes me want to live —by her side, I want to live so longthat we’ll watch the last star fall from the sky-in her arms, I’m a lover- her lover,she giggles at my jokes,… Read more

  • THE UNDOING OF A MORTAL

    May 26, 2021 by

    Oh, how I come undone!When you’re next to meyour soul in proximity with minealmost entwined butmostly just in thought —how strange are the sensationsyou stir in me, and yet, oh how I cherish them-how i dread that my heart is covered with milesand miles of roses sprouting here and therea flower for every goosebump– oh… Read more

  • TAKE HEART MY LOVE

    May 18, 2021 by

    Mì Amor,there’s a place far awaywhere loving won’t hurt so muchif at all—-we’ll never have to waitfor the dark hoursto hold hands—-my love,there’s a place far awaywhere you’ll kiss me at altarsin broad daylight, and oh our lovewill be an act of prayer,not a curse or a sin anymore! We aren’t there yet,but I know… Read more

  • LOVE ON HARD DAYS

    May 13, 2021 by

    She turns her back to mebut leaves her hand in mine,distant, but only far enoughfor me to catch her–close enough to fall back into mewhen it’s too hard to sleepbecause we haven’t said a wordto each other all day …..that grip on my armwhen she lays next to me,I hear her, it’s an unspoken sorry-I… Read more

  • FIND ME, OR I WILL!

    May 8, 2021 by

    ….. find me lost in the crowdsat the park, be scared of what they’ll think of us,let the thought and fear of being mockedtake jabs at you but take a breath,and grab my hand anyway—grab my hand and walk with me to the photo booth,sit on my lap and lock your fingers with mine,lock your… Read more

  • WHEN SHE LOVES,SHE LOVES

    May 7, 2021 by

    Resting bitch face,but she’s a lover to the bone,she’s afraid of tripping,but oh when she loves,her heart will run a thousand miles for you….. Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • FOREVER AND A DAY

    April 29, 2021 by

    Forever love, huh, a bit childishdon’t you think? Naive andmaybe even silly, and yethere I am, hand on my heart,losing sleep over thoughts of you and Ihand in hand in every possible lifetimeeven the ones beyond forever….childish, naive, maybe even silly butit’s true, you’re a loveI’ll never be ready to get enough of. Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • CHURCH BELLS FOR US

    April 15, 2021 by

    The church bellsare ringing for us,my love—a carpet of roses to the altarjust like you asked, and everyoneis here-here to celebrate us–you see, I told youeternity would never deny us our love,only life could, and we have, my love,we have sailed across that oceanto the other side– they’re mourning usbut I wish they wouldn’t,we’re happy… Read more

  • SAD SAD STARRY EYES

    April 11, 2021 by

    I haven’t known a skyas starry as her eyesfilled with tears for me—a  million sad twinkleswhile her lips whispered, ‘Don’t’her hand not letting go of mine—I couldn’t leave her, once I even vowed that I wouldn’tbut forever isn’t the prize for a love like ours,we knew it—we both did, we’d both be damnedif the world… Read more

  • RUNNING BACKWARDS TO YOU

    April 3, 2021 by

    they ask me what I know about love,I say I don’t–i lie that I don’teven while in that very momentI’m desperately fightingto keep my my heart stilland stop it from running backwardsholding on to the bleak hopethat you’ll be there too,running backwards in timelooking for what we had. Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • FINALLY 14/02

    March 12, 2021 by

    You kissed me,and the monsters of fearthat had sat in my chestfor oh-so long perished in an instant,a part of me- the lover in me,that had been eaten upby doubt and shame and guiltblossomed back to life, and –and it felt like I didn’t have to be bulletproof anymore,in your arms, with each touch on… Read more

  • COUNTERFEIT

    March 11, 2021 by

    I want to take every single‘I love you’ I wasted on youand shove them back into my throat…..I want to burn down the garden of rosesthat your kisses sowed on my heart, anderase from my soul the fingerprintsof your hands that never once desiredto hold me in the first place …..I want to wash my… Read more

  • PLEASE SAY YES

    March 9, 2021 by

    Every little kissshe planted on my cheekleft a crack on my ego—every secret told,every sentiment reciprocatedtore down a fraction of my guardand before I knew itI was down on my kneesat her doorstep, waiting,and praying, mumbling under my breath,“please say you love me too!” Love, Midnightskypoet!

  • YOU, DARLING ….

    March 7, 2021 by

    ….. my heart was bulgingwith un-muttered prayers, anda couple thousand wisheswaiting upon a shooting star,my soul was enfeebledfrom all the longing —the longing for arms to fall in,and shatter, and collapse, and dieand never be afraid of being let go ……. and just about then darling,just about then, there was you! And I know now,I… Read more

  • LOVER, NOT A FIGHTER

    February 23, 2021 by

    My heart is a double edged swordon the battlefield of love, and I,oh I’m a tired knight —weary from the hopeless fight for you….. Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • SHE SENDS ME LETTERS …..

    February 21, 2021 by

    She writes me love letters-her sweet words dance in my mindlike the lyrics of an acoustic Spanish song–her love is like poetry scented with rosesI breathe it in the divine momentsbetween the kisses I placeon each page as I readletting my enchanted self get lostin this oh-so beguiling sentimentshe has fired up in me! Love,… Read more

  • THE WRECK YOU MADE OF ME

    February 20, 2021 by

    Love- a magic portionI wish I never drank,I’m levitating, but damn,I’m gonna hit rock bottom, and shatter once again,even worse than the first time– it was never going to end well,was it? My heartcould barely walk, you made it raceand now it’s sore from chasing you,but mostly, it’s aching- aching from all the longing–and my… Read more

  • MOVE ON LIKE YOU

    February 19, 2021 by

    you make moving onlook so easy — I wishI was like you…. I’m still stuckon a Thursday night in Aprilof a year you probably never ever think about–my fingers are still trembling, but from joy,the joy of holding you so close for the first time-and my heart, it’s still catching up to speedwith the adrenaline… Read more

  • A LOVE NOTE TO A POET’S LOVER

    November 24, 2020 by

    They’ve stuffed my mouthwith threats, and put a lockon my throat– my love,they’ll never let mesay it out loud thatI love you, butif writing to youthousands of letters and poemsis the only way left for meto love you, then here I am,ready to love you for lifewith these my ink-smudged hands… Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • UNCLENCHED …

    October 20, 2020 by

    I’m so hard to surprise–just like you, they had all saidthat they loved me,and then walked out that same doormonths later saying thatloving me was too risky,they all chose to break merather than break the law of love for me–I’m so hard to surprise butsomehow in between waiting for youto leave and hoping that you’re… Read more

  • “READY!”

    October 13, 2020 by

    Sinners, orsweethearts….I don’t carewhat they’re calling us-I’m here, flawed as I am,trembling with fear ofoblivion, but ready,more than ready torisk everything for us… Love,Midnightskypoet!❤

  • AN UNFORGIVABLE LOVE

    October 9, 2020 by

    i could feela thousand what ifsin the way she tugged at my shirt,a mumbled “please, don’t leave yet”,tears in her eyes-she loves me too,oh so, I hopebut she can’t say it back – because what if the worldnever forgives her for loving me? Love,Midnightskypoet!❤    

  • 01:11 HRS

    September 8, 2020 by

    01:11hrs What an hour to be so awake Only to be devoured by thoughts of you, What a perfect hour to set the tears free From the bondage of my ego, What an hour to remember every word I should’ve said when I saw you today, What a perfect hour to pour  all my forsaken… Read more

  • THE MAGIC OF IT ALL

    August 21, 2020 by

    I like to thinkthat you aren’t just humanlike every other girlI had loved before you-I count at leasta million galaxies in your eyeseach time they light up in the dark,goosebumps and butterflieswhen you lock your fingersat the back of my neckeach time we’re dancingright before you say goodnight-you look so beautiful even whenyou’re slumped on… Read more

  • FOREVER YOURS!

    August 17, 2020 by

    A handwritten note and a stolen ring,you asked for my heart,I gave you my life,we stood at the altar and kissed for the first time, you hated me twice on the night I forgot you were sore and tickled your feet,I forgave you the next morning over breakfast you made to tell me you’re sorry,… Read more

  • TO THEM…

    June 13, 2020 by

    To them,your heart isn’t breaking till you cry yourself voiceless,to them,you don’t need lovetill they sing songs in memory of you,to them, you’re not dyingtill you need a tombstone,to them, you’re not here till you’re gone. Love, Midnightskypoet!♥️

  • LOVE SAVED US ALL

    June 11, 2020 by

    Times were hard,death wriggled its way into our bones,andhate crawled up our our souls-living was like walking on a knife edge, it’s was hard already and wasn’t close to getting easier,the magic wand of the witchcouldn’t cast a healing spell,and the wizard with all his wisdomcouldn’t find the remedyto the chaos we now called life,… Read more

  • DAREN’T

    June 7, 2020 by

    I daren’t kiss her,she looks at mewith half angry eyes,butshe knows it too-the world can’t know about us,lestwe’ll both be bound in chains by daylightat the mercy of a ruthless mob,paying the price for lovethat is a crime in their eyes! Love,Midnightskypoet!♥️

  • There’s a monster in the closet

    June 1, 2020 by

    There’s a monster in the closet-it’s holding claws to my neck,I must stay still lestI’ll have a slit throat-my hands are tied and I’m down on bended knees,it even hurts to breathe-tears burn my eyes my heart bulges with grief-my spirit is aching for redemption,but-the monster in the closet … Love,Midnightskypoet!

  • Smile

    June 1, 2020 by

    Smile once,smile twice,smile thrice for himevery morning-he’ll fall for you almost as hard as I did. Love, Midnightskypoet!

  • Late night blues

    February 22, 2020 by

    Whenever I sing the alphabet,each time I get to L,I instantly skip to O,and then to V …But the word is never complete,always left hanging, a piece of it left behind,just like me,incomplete and hollow,because the best piece of meis a love I had to leave in the past. Love, Midnightskypoet!♥️💫

  • Spring

    February 17, 2020 by

    Spring,it finds us draped in winter woes,holding on to the nostalgia of the first snowfall,losing faith in nature’s good heart,but like a leap of faith that never fails,it lifts our spirits and wakes our numbing hearts with a mere touch of the lukewarm sun. Love,Midnightskypoet! ♥️💫

  • Like a necklace you love

    February 16, 2020 by

    Press me to your heartlike a necklace you love,and in that moment,I will listen as your heart beatsin sync with your breaths,I will drown myself in the music that flows in you,most majestic vessel of beauty,just press me to your heartlike a necklace you love. Love,Midnightskypoet!♥️💫

  • A planet for me

    February 12, 2020 by

    “What of the stars,the moon and the sunsets?she asked.Little does she know, she’s a whole planet of everything I can’t live without. Love,Midnightskypoet!♥️💫

  • The genesis

    February 10, 2020 by

    A kiss on the cheek,our first secret shared beneath fading stars… Love,Midnightskypoet!♥️💫

  • Her Laugh

    February 10, 2020 by

    Her laugh is a symphony, floats into my ears like bubbles of music,she just laughs and I almost believe that she might cure this crippled heart of mine! Love,Midnightskypoet!♥️💫

  • A promise for a heart

    February 7, 2020 by

    A thousand pearls but she loved me not,a promise sealed with a kiss, and her heart was waltzing in the palm of my hand. Love,Midnightskypoet.

  • Broken muse

    January 8, 2020 by

    She’s a broken muse …cries for hours and then-burst into endless fits of laughter,she curses the rain for drenching her clothes, and then-begs it to stayso she can dance all the way back home, even when all she hasis the teeny-weeny shreds of hope for lovein her broken-again heart,she sings to the stars with a… Read more

  • You could’ve… I would’ve

    November 21, 2019 by

    You could’ve lied to me, I would’ve believed you, you could’ve taken my hand, I would’ve followed you, you could’ve asked me for a dance, I would’ve said yes, you could’ve said you loved me, I would’ve said I loved you too, you could’ve waited a little longer, I would’ve given myself to you. Love,… Read more

  • Remedy

    November 13, 2019 by

    If you find her sitting by herself far from the crowd, humming a slow tune, without a rhythm, most probably a song without lyrics, don’t dare to ask whether she is fine because she’s gonna lie, don’t look into her eyes because shes gonna cry, just hold her tight in your arms, and don’t say… Read more

  • In case …

    November 11, 2019 by

    In case we get caught, never let the love we’ve made grow to be a thorn in your flesh, stuck in you by pangs of guilt,but rather treasure those memories of us and keep them like a garden of roses in the palm of your hand. Love, MidnightSkyPoet

  • Little words

    November 6, 2019 by

    Little words, simple and true, yet a rather hefty load on my chest, for they had a million stories floating in between them. They slid off my tongue with the greatest ease, yet they awoke a flutter of butterflies in my stomach, and sent tingles running down my spine to my feet. They meant the… Read more

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