I never loved myself

When I lost you, I lost myself. When I found you, I found myself. When I needed you, I needed myself. But when I loved you I never loved myself. — An anonymous escape from life *** Art by Pietro Tenuta | Instagram

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You matter to me

I know I'm not good at giving you my heart. Trust me when I say that my inability to properly express my feelings and my aversion to vulnerability has eaten me up on the inside countless times. That whenever I tear my heart off my sleeve and shove it down my throat it burns. I … Continue reading You matter to me

Dust of us

I thought you loved me. Little did I know that the chapters we wrote together were sitting in their volumes, pages yellowing and tattered, eaten by dust. — An anonymous escape from life *** Art by @sparksflyidraw | Instagram  

Survival

And I thank you, for not loving me; it made me realise that to survive, I must feed off the love for myself. — An anonymous escape from life *** Art by Shaza Wajjokh | Instagram

Facade

This pure loving soul of mine designed to speak Words of such beauty and deep affection, Fuelled by your touch, the warmth I seek And your melting smile, a face of utter perfection. When my spirit is parched and tears cascade And fill each well and waterfall of what lies within, You take my hand … Continue reading Facade