sweetener


ago
1 min
89
readings
12
Qualified

Artist, poet, and MSW student at Temple University  [+]

Image of Fall 2020
Image of Poetry
i did a drum lesson on facetime
today, everything clumsy

i think i’m doing Okay™ but
if i’m not overthinking there’s

too much empty space
i’m too far from my feelings

or something, it’s hard to explain
i haven’t touched anyone since

last week, someone in
west philly has a porch flag

of ariana grande, face pale
pink and upside down

jason texted me “i feel for you
and care about you”

with the two peanuts emoji
and that helped
12

A few words for the author? Comment below. 5 comments

Take a look at our advice on commenting here

To post comments, please
Image of Keith Simmonds
Keith Simmonds · ago
An original and appealing piece! Please consult your message box for more details.
Image of Jillian Bauer-Reese
Jillian Bauer-Reese · ago
Two peanuts <3
Image of Dese'Rae Stage
Dese'Rae Stage · ago
<3!
Image of Zoe Fuhrman
Zoe Fuhrman · ago
Beautiful! <3
Image of Courtney Hachadorian
Courtney Hachadorian · ago
love this!!