Heather : Writing

Laundry day

Laundry day

A Poem by Heather


The waves crashRocking to the rhythmOf a force not lunarBut mechanical;My eyesTrace its patternA steady riseAnd fall.Staring backMy dull silhouetteSpl..
Shh, don't tell

Shh, don't tell

A Poem by Heather


I've felt a lockInside my mindGolden against the dark.Glowing secretsKept near, to whisperI hear, them whisperedAnd fear, those whispersEvery now and ..
If I die today a virgin

If I die today a virgin

A Poem by Heather


If I die today a virginWould Death be my first?His kissForeplayHis handsRocking my breastsSide to sideWe'd find our rhythmAnd He'd take meMy body shak..
The Girl in the Window

The Girl in the Window

A Poem by Heather


She stares through glassSeparate from outside,Kept thereShe watches meWith her longing look.Inside she staysPeering through my eyesLike windows they a..
The Model's Lesson

The Model's Lesson

A Poem by Heather


I, nameless face,Sit in attendance.The edge of the latest NYCCatwalk stares blankly back.Surrounded, an anonymous seaSwallows meWhole in its suckSpit ..
I remember how you first looked at me

I remember how you first looked at me

A Poem by Heather


I remember how you first looked at me. I remember it so clearly. I was sitting there like someone lost and hoping to be found. I thought you ..
Memory

Memory

A Poem by Heather


I can feel it happening now - I can feel you Slipping away; You’re still here, Just no longer Out there. You’re inside m..
A Leaf

A Leaf

A Poem by Heather


Some fragment of a life unlived, eternally Held in vague suspension; How I wishMy own soul could fly through the airWith such shameless freedom.
Another Date

Another Date

A Poem by Heather


If I openThe door to let you inWill you like me?If I say thisToo soon willYouUnderstandMe?I want to bringYou to meBut there's something in the way.You..
If Sylvia Plath Had Closed the Oven Door

If Sylvia Plath Had Closed the Oven Door

A Poem by Heather


Inspired by one of my favorite poets/authors, this poem also deals with the subject of suicide.

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