1 vote   25 readings 1 min
tomorrow is certain.
with incomprehensible anxiety
it brings what is known to no one,
it could be a spring of joy,
or a summer of depression,
it could be a falling star,
or shooting hope [+]

1 vote   26 readings 1 min
I am told that strung between the stars is our mortal fate.
I am told that the stars are sewn with you, Fate.
Obdurate and inexorable. Unrelenting and unbending.
Where are you suspended?
Do you [+]

24 votes   239 readings 1 min
I cannot see
the path laid out by the stars.
It is far too blurry,
and vague.
And I want to piece the stardust together,
to fathom my purpose,
and blow life into my deeds.
But I am [+]

1 vote   24 readings 1 min
Fate is a fallacy
Feeble and frail
A bedtime story
Fending off nightmares of uncertainty
Fate is the flow of a fallen star
Feral and wild
Ferocious as it burns an inescapable path [+]

18 votes   71 readings 1 min
This path is here for you to travel
No matter what route, you'll make mistakes
You need to see your future unravel
But what steps are you willing to take?
It is not a straight line
Not [+]

1 vote   11 readings 1 min
There once was fate.
Polymitaria the immortal arachnid of the cosmos wove a mighty web. Each strand was intertwined and inseparable from the rest. The very fiber of time itself maintained and [+]

1 vote   15 readings 1 min
As you fade away from the city
The stars begin to come out
No more noise and lights,
They feel enough to reveal themselves to those who look.
So many constellations.
So many random dots [+]

0 vote   45 readings 1 min
An obliteration of self
Happens in an ocean of choice,
And a universe of circumstance.
An obliteration of self
Comes from the realization
You can choose to turn left down the corridor of [+]

1 vote   33 readings 1 min
The stun of discovery fades,
as she gently lifts the colding body,
all a-crooked
and holds him close.
This boy she knew so well,
so full of himself once, mother's boy
now the ebb of [+]

1 vote   27 readings 1 min

Written in the Stars

Sammy Vaillancourt, ago

For: Sean Clauss Ullrich
When my world gets chaotic, I look to the stars
They let me know that there is more out there
Waiting to be explored, enjoyed, discovered
Some of which has yet to be [+]

1 vote   72 readings 1 min
I hate the person you've made me
So you'll never hear me say that
you're the best thing that's ever happened to me
I know with all of my heart that
something in me changed when you came along [+]

1 vote   93 readings 1 min
In the stars.
That's where you are.
Not too close,
yet not so far.
If only we could have held on to you.
If only your fate we knew.
Was this predetermined,
before our paths eve [+]