van gogh's girl

United States

obsessed with richard siken and emily dickinson (my namesake!) <3
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i'll respect your opinion if you respect people's existence.

Message to Readers

Let's not talk about Poe's Place being the name of my animal crossing island...Reviews would be lovely. this is my second piece

addressed to poe’s place a long time ago

May 15, 2020


of course i remember you and your gold splashed skin
the freckles i yearned to trace on your arm
& the strawberry sweetness of the way you said my name

can we buy slushies at the gas station again some day?
the raspberry on your face--remember how it looked like
lipstick? remember how hard we laughed?

i was in love with you then. perhaps i still am;
especially (if only) you’d come back
and put sunflowers in my cold hand.
& yet you won't say anything


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  • Pravartika Wankhede

    Ah!!!! Vivid. P.S.: MAJOR Lorde fan this side too. She made it really clear she aint gon come back this year. Sigh.

    6 months ago
  • Currently Unavailable

    Check out my new series: Cedric + Hermione (based on the Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling).
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    Hope you enjoy! :)

    7 months ago
  • Currently Unavailable

    I tried to review the link you gave me but it wasn't there. So I submitted reviews for both this piece and the other one. Write the World may not have looked at it yet, though...

    7 months ago
  • Samina

    This is wonderful! You're an amazing poet. Welcome to Write the world.:-)

    7 months ago
  • Ruthh

    The questions in the second stanza really help to convey the conflict of the love I really like it!

    7 months ago
  • Wicked!

    Oh wow this is so beautiful!

    7 months ago
  • purplepanache

    woah this is captivating!

    7 months ago
  • asta

    "strawberry sweetness of the way you said my name"--absolutely lovely!

    7 months ago
  • A Certain Type of Decisive

    This is so beautiful- "the strawberry sweetness of the way you said my name" and "(if only) you’d come back/ and put sunflowers in my cold hand" had me swooning. I am so in love!!

    7 months ago
  • Chloe :) <3

    This is a really nice piece! The link you commented on my post free reviews/comments doesn't work unfortunately. Feel free to give the link again to the same or another piece. Thank you!

    7 months ago
  • N.

    very nice piece! i love the descriptions you gave, and your use of question to tell a story. welcome to wtw! :)

    7 months ago
  • A Rose

    I'm obsessed

    7 months ago