the greatest love

Monday, June 17, 2019

You're sweetness and light

Posted By on Mon, Jun 17, 2019 at 3:22 PM

It's been years since we sat on the bed, eating applesauce hand-in-hand. Then, the other day, you welcomed me home with an apple cider and it was like an ocean of time but also only a drop had passed since that morning.
I love you.
I love you.
I love you.
—still mushy
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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Reheated leftovers are garbage

Posted By on Sat, Jun 15, 2019 at 2:17 PM

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I urge you to love yourself more than that guy. He might seem complimentary to your culinary skills, but I can assure you he's not the right fit. I went back for seconds because he said he changed the whole menu; new, improved, full of heaping amounts of respect, apologies; by his accounts a changed man and most certainly a champion for women. I loved myself more when I listened to my inner voice. He did not tell the truth, was sleeping with someone else and showed no remorse for his actions. I loved myself more and left that smug liar. Love yourself more in all your glory, originality and struggle. You are worth it to dine alone until the proper and more fulfilling experience is served.
—Self love and care are at the top of the menu
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Tuesday, March 12, 2019

The hole that you left, my winged friend

Posted By on Tue, Mar 12, 2019 at 12:43 PM

I had you for 18 years. You were six weeks old when I brought you home. You brought so much joy to me, and I don't know how to go on without you. You made me laugh. You loved scratches. Miss you, Chico. Love you forever.
—The man
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Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Happy birthday, Squeaks

Posted By on Tue, Feb 26, 2019 at 12:30 PM

I think I'll start a February tradition, for me, because I doubt anyone will take the effort to write for me. A Special Thing? (I love reading the Loves in every Coast, wondering about the lives of these beautiful people). Yet I still want to write to you Sweets, not for myself. My poor heart has been full of you. I was asked why I continue to love you. I simply continue to choose love is all. I can't help who. I just choose love.

So, we never had the best track record for nicknames, Avocado. But oh wow, you have taught me things. Have I taught you anything during this roller coaster? I hope you if you learn anything, its to always remember to find your will. To choose love over your hide. Those red demons. All of it. Continuously everyday, I hope you choose life instead. Every time you must decide. For you and for love.
—Amarillo

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Monday, February 4, 2019

I never told you why

Posted By on Mon, Feb 4, 2019 at 4:48 PM

Two years ago, we dated for about six weeks. It was my first relationship with a girl. I can still remember how fast you made my heart beat, how sweaty my hands got, how my words fell over each other. I wasn't like this with guys; I secretly knew I was bi for a long time. I came out to my family—what a mistake. I didn't tell you how they badly they gay bashed me. I broke up with you instead and never told you why. I'm so sorry and I still miss you.
—Back in the closet
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Monday, December 3, 2018

You know how I feel

Posted By on Mon, Dec 3, 2018 at 12:16 PM

I've felt this way for months. I held it back, thinking you could never feel the same. But then we got closer and closer. Now, I'm hooked. You're the most vain person I've ever met and yet, I don't care. I love all of your unusual traits. I just wish you could love mine. So, I have to move on. I'll miss you.
—Better to have love and lost than not at all
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Monday, November 19, 2018

Many choices

Posted By on Mon, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:49 AM

We somehow made it through youthful on-again-off-agains to find ourselves grown up, both looking for someone to keep growing with. You sometimes hear about couples "losing their spark", but that won't be us. I see it so clearly and know that I will keep choosing to love you every moment of my life, even (especially) when moments are hard. We are my home.
—Always you
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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Replying to boy on bike

Posted By on Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 12:04 PM

I loved a boy on a bike. I still do. How I wish we were talking about each other.
—Marcy's playground
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Goodbye

Posted By on Tue, Nov 13, 2018 at 11:51 AM

Hello old friend. I know that you probably hate me and I am cool with that. I wish I could tell you this in person, however I can’t. Recent events have put things into perspective for me. My time is slowly running out and I am now trying to correct all the wrongs that younger and more stupid version of me created. The last three years have been hard for me. You have no idea how many times I wanted to reach out to you for comfort—however, I had to wade through a large amount of lies people I thought were friends and mentors told me. It made me choose to resign from my job because of it all just so I could have space to clear my head and think things over. I just wanted to say that I did love you even though you feel like you wasted time on me. I wanted to marry you at one point, Teal eyed Dartmouth girl. Hell, I had visions of growing old with you. Now that is over, I can no longer cling to that. I know that you moved on with your life. I just wanted to get this out of my system fully. I truly miss you more than you could ever imagine but it is time that I moved on in life also. Goodbye, Teal eyed Dartmouth girl. Have a good life.
Persephone's pet
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Monday, October 29, 2018

To the girl who loved me

Posted By on Mon, Oct 29, 2018 at 4:33 PM

I loved you dearly. Still do.
—Boy on Bike
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Monday, October 22, 2018

You're mine

Posted By on Mon, Oct 22, 2018 at 3:57 PM

I obviously don’t believe in ownership over people, but I never thought I would fall for you so hard. Even though you didn’t pick up when I quoted “True Romance”, you mentioned it later without realizing and it made me laugh. Ugh, we are such dorks and this is super cute. I hope this lasts.
Just a couple of sex nerds
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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

My dark elf prince

Posted By on Tue, Oct 16, 2018 at 5:13 PM

I love the smell of your butt hole (seriously, what's up with that?) and that you treat me like a princess even though I cry all the time (princesses are allowed to cry, right?) and that I don't care if the world burns in carbon hell as long as we are together. You and that perfect butt make life amazing. I love you.
The spider queen
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Monday, August 13, 2018

Girl with the Pony Tail

Posted By on Mon, Aug 13, 2018 at 11:26 AM

Have you ever been standing on the corner, looking at a person on the opposite side of the street waving at you, and you wave back? Then, you turn around to see that the person they were actually waving at was standing behind you waving at that person? I hope that didn't happen here.
—Cutie
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Non-binary feels

Posted By on Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 10:30 AM

To the human in the crowd
At the Grind,
On Garrison Ground
With the pixie hair 'do
Short in the back, maybe dark red or brown?

I can't remember your name
I didn't properly hear you
We only briefly spoke
Just introduced ourselves
As "one of THEM" too

Though you barely made a sound
Your energy vibrated so very loud
And your face felt so soft
When I touched it so gently
As we kissed for a few minutes like no one else was around

If you live in the city
(And I hope that you do)
I wish that if you see this
You'd recognize my pineapple tattoo
And if so, please reach out to me too
—Two toned hair wearing one-legged jeans

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Monday, June 25, 2018

Be my flower boy

Posted on Mon, Jun 25, 2018 at 6:25 PM

There are flowers around when I dream of you, and the butterflies in my stomach are there for the show. Let's go on a walk and smell some roses together sometime.
—Bee mine
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