adlyn

United States

Just a girl with a keyboard who gets bored really easily.

adlyn (United States) published:

Threadbare

PROMPT: Poetry and Spoken Word Competition 2020

I do not understand how she asks so many questions. Do all things little wonder about the things that are big? If so, why does it not work the other way, with the universe gazing down on ants with impassioned curiosity, with the universe holding its sons and daughters with peering love? But it’s always the universe this, the universe that. 

How long has it existed, mama?I don’t know, but long enough to have created and destroyed love a...

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adlyn (United States) published:

Nostalgia

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Lost in the stream of days and nights,
drowning in the cascade of time,
I long to see who I once was,
but I know she’s no longer mine.

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adlyn (United States) published:

til death do us part

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Loving too much
will be the death of me.
Sign my last breath,
I want you to kill me.

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7 months ago

adlyn (United States) published:

logic has emotions too

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I got a chest full of heart,
and that’s okay;
the problem is my head
is filled the same way.

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7 months ago

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adlyn (United States) published:

Aching Mint

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Loose change, 
all weathered silver and bronze,
flattening the skin on my palm.

(You said you loved me)

You wouldn’t think that
dimes and nickels and pennies and quarters
could weigh you down this much.

You said 
                   you loved me.

Holding coins for a minute is easy,
but days, weeks, make my arm ache,
and I know I should just give it up.

You said you 
                    loved me.

My hand flips over,
and they fall onto hardwood - slow at...

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