AmeliaGerhardt : Writing

Don't

Don't

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


Do notask meto be your friend whenyou leave me.Do not ask meto be taken down toa level of less importanceand be content therewhen you used to putthe w..
Ask me again why love at first sight doesn't exist

Ask me again why love at first sight doesn't exist

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


In order for "love at first sight" to exist,we have to believe thatattraction to the physical aspectsof a human is enough forthe emotion of love to th..
Cast Your Spell

Cast Your Spell

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


"I miss you"are the words that escape your lipsas they move ever so lightly overmy neck and collar bone"I love you"are the words you say as your eyesg..
What am I, really?

What am I, really?

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


I am more than the outer appearance you can see-the smile, the eyes, and the figureyou pass on the sidewalk everydayI am the thoughts running through ..
12:29 A.M thoughts

12:29 A.M thoughts

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


Just because a gift is delivered in a bung up packagedoesn't mean we don't open it to see what's insideSo why do we not give people the same footing?W..
Outcast

Outcast

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


For all my LGBTQ+ readers out there- you are loved :)
Time builds immunity

Time builds immunity

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


I listened to my grandmother's homophobic remarksfor eighteen years before accepting the factthat I am attracted to womanBut perhaps her hate is what ..
love is not only for one man and one woman

love is not only for one man and one woman

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


My father died when I was sevenMy grandfathers were both goneby the time I turned nineMy uncle had no place in my familyand my first step-father abuse..
Forever a Pattern of Men Leaving

Forever a Pattern of Men Leaving

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


I've never brought myself to write about youI've never felt as though I had the strengthI've written about menboys before..the ones who came into my l..
Lonely

Lonely

A Poem by AmeliaGerhardt


My heart breaks with every failed relationshipI continue to wonder whyI can't find someone who willlove me fully for being meBut how can I expect a st..