The Things She Noted : Writing

Watered Down Welcomes

Watered Down Welcomes

A Poem by The Things She Noted


Have not much to sayExceptFor the incredibly distinct difference between meAnd themHow a group of people standing in a circleChattingCan eat me aliveP..
Déjà Vu

Déjà Vu

A Poem by The Things She Noted


My dreams have been so vivid that I no longer am able to decipher between reality and lucidity Everything is just one long day One long hour On..
24 and There's so Much More

24 and There's so Much More

A Poem by The Things She Noted


The first writing of my 24th year
Taunting Thoughts

Taunting Thoughts

A Poem by The Things She Noted


The airplanes close to my homeCircling my neighbourhoodTauntingSelf deprivation is only a depravity for so longPitifulAnd then I thoughtHow life was i..
Romanticizing Red

Romanticizing Red

A Poem by The Things She Noted


Red eyesBut not romanticNot the showings of a sleep deprived womanWhat was she thinking aboutWhat kept her upRed from rubbingAnd pullingAnd wipingRed ..
Mourning Announcements

Mourning Announcements

A Poem by The Things She Noted


First periodA busy dayWe file in like soldiersOn the teenage defenceTucked behind my deskPeeling at the paintSpeaker squeaksThen hissesRingsA low voic..
Coughing Cinnamon

Coughing Cinnamon

A Poem by The Things She Noted


He’s sweet like cinnamonJust as bitterHard to swallowHold him in my mouthChoke him outThe dust of the barkToo heavy to float to the topSinking i..
Tuscan Tirade

Tuscan Tirade

A Poem by The Things She Noted


Under the Tuscan sunDripping peachesWet and stickyFingers stuck to my pagesPaper cuts on summer daysBlood dripping down my fingerPeach fuzz painted re..
Lady Lonesome

Lady Lonesome

A Poem by The Things She Noted


Life may just be dreadfully lonelyWith moments of communityThat leave me bitterAching for something greaterSomeone greaterThat I may not knowLife may ..
Running River

Running River

A Poem by The Things She Noted


Down by the riverNo not that oneThe river near my old oak cabinThe rush of the waterThe brook that babbles on through all hours of the nightI try to a..