Alexis L. Thompson : Writing

A little of your time

A little of your time

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


I just wanta little of your time.The time I used to spend with you.The times when I got your attention.The times before I becameinvisiblehatedlustedlo..
Little Girl

Little Girl

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


Little girlHungry, small.Parents carenot at all.Treated likenothing at all.Girl is fragile.she does fall.Begs for nothingmore than love.Prayers to ang..
I'm a soldier

I'm a soldier

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


White wallslocked doorI'm a soldierhere.White coats med runsI'm a soldierhere.Shocks and threatsand solitaryandvoicesI'm a soldierhere.
To Kill a Bird

To Kill a Bird

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


To kill a bird that's mocking me. Is it real? Can it be? As I stand under this tree. And watch the bird that's mocking me. I grab a s..
Prom

Prom

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


Put your arms around my waist.Kiss my lips, the sweetest taste.Listen to the music, slow.As we dance the lights are low.Standing tip toed on your feet..
Make a wish

Make a wish

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


Make a wish upon a star. Wish to come here from afar. Wish to hold me close to you. I will make your dreams come true. Wish to kiss my lips so..
The monster

The monster

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


A shadow right below my feeton an empty, ghost town street.From the pavement rises heat.And all I see is a monster.A mirror here with fogged up glass...
Sweet and soft

Sweet and soft

A Poem by Alexis L. Thompson


Baby, sing to me.Envelope me in your ring of smoke.Get me high on your loveand touch me,sweetand soft. Baby, whisper to me.Tickle me with red, velvet ..
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A Chapter by Alexis L. Thompson


“Lyra!” My mother was calling for me from the kitchen. She is always waking me up too early on Saturday. I got out of bed with m..
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A Chapter by Alexis L. Thompson


The middle official stands up. “Welcome” she says. She’s a lean, pasty white lady with a shimmering floral tattoo around her r..