“He says he wants to taste me, pulling up my skirt, searching for the places that make me hold my breath. I want to get lost in him, wrap my arms and legs around him. I want to forget my mother, forget myself, forget we are on a roof and down the block my grandmother is already making dinner. I want him to roll me under, twist me open like a bottle cap, kiss my spine gutter deep.”—Angie Cruz, ”Soledad” (via fables-of-the-reconstruction)
“The world is very simple when the world is just you and me
in bed together. You trace the curves of my body
like they are so new to you. Like you haven’t been learning
my legs for months. I kiss your forehead like you are a child
because I am good with children and that is how I know
You kiss up my neck as I tell you about high-fiving after sex.
Baby Baby you say, as often as you draw breath.
You kiss down my stomach as I sigh in time with the birds
You tell me it’s strange that we’re grown ups. I say you and I
have too many freckles and bruises to be real grown ups.
I say when I finally grow up I’m gonna write poems that aren’t
love poems and I will have lots and lots of children and they
will be small and beautiful and I will always kiss them on the
You kiss me with your whole body. You kiss me so much it
bends my spine backwards. I think even if you are mostly flaws
and sad stories so am I and so is everyone. I think your flaws
and sad stories go well with mine. I want to kiss your sad stories
on the forehead.
I tell you all that and you say it’s too early. You call me Baby”—Clementine von Radics - Learning My Legs (via throughthehopelesshaze)
Sometimes you meet someone and even though you never liked brown eyes before, their eyes are your favourite colour now and sometimes you meet someone who can make the sickest addictions seem beautiful and sometimes there’s some people you’d rather sit on a couch with and drink some gas station coffee and read your favourite books over and over while you forget that dinners on the stove so it gets burned but you still think it’s delicious anyway.