Replay

by Devina   It sounds just like a well composed song, Written by the gods, fate dancing along, She in a torn up dress drowned in tears, And he who holds the knife eventually wins.   It starts with loud cries of who’s to blame, When she’s too tired to play any game, A once clear mind…

It Must Burn You

To see that I’m free now Watch me walk away without looking back, Know that I took away your privileges, Your every right to affect me. It must burn you.   To see that I’m happy again, That your name rarely crosses my mind, And nothing you say or do can hurt me anymore That I’ve…

I’m A Diamond 

I was the precious diamond. Beautiful, radiant, unbreakable.  Then you decided to keep me in your treasure box, hidden from the sun, blocking my light.  You showed the world your collection of cheap crystals and rocks.  Afraid someone would steal me, you hid me safe in the darkness.  Where I never belonged.  In time, you…

I am Still in Love with You

by Devina Gunawan How can I not be? You were the first one to love me without ever asking me to change. You were the first one to make me believe I was truly beautiful. And in many ways, you still are that person to me. We hurt each other. We broke, stabbed, shot each…

One Starless Night

by Devina Gunawan One moment and it’s gone, another Beat and mercy takes off. He lets Go completely, of this hold, mine, Love, don’t walk away. Eyes to eyes, there is no trust. There Remains a glimpse of affection, hardly Any love. Then his steps drift away—wait, Please come back, come back. Heart, mine hurts.…