A beautiful poem by Kaira Speaks.


You love me

When the lights go off

In the dead of the night 

When the moon is out


You keep me

Behind closed doors

Under the sheets

Where the world can’t see


You hold me

Like a dirty secret

Then Kiss me 

Like a guilty pleasure


I’m your worthless treasure

Unwrapped and devoured

Drowning deeper

In your fallacies


Someday soon 

When I awake

From this mirage

Of shame and fear


I will carve a crown

From my tears and scars

And learn to love

Myself again 


Check out more of her works @ Kaira Speaks


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