I’ve Become Bad At Saying I Love You, So Here’s What I’ve Got

Steffane lui

the quiet in the morning
before either of us speak

your head in
my hands, a soft place
you can stay forever
if you like

I want to build
a bookshelf for all your thoughts

I wouldn’t know
the first thing
about starting

but you make me
want to learn
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Ari Eastman

✨ real(ly not) chill. poet. writer. mental health activist. mama shark. ✨

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