Poetry

Nothing Lasts Forever

2012-05-30T14:42:33-04:00May 30th, 2012|Poetry, TORCH|

By Noor Tis better to have loved and lost Than never love at all Hoping that the moments will stay, Never fade away But though nothing is forever Hoping it gets better To the people you meet from the battles you won By the time you know itll be over and already done We'll wish [...]

Love has no face

2019-06-19T16:46:54-04:00May 4th, 2012|Poetry, TORCH|

By Anonymous Someone help me, I can’t see, I’m blind to what is clear and what is not supposed to be. To see me ever leaving by holding what’s inside The pain goes through my head and it’s ruining my mind Lust is not Love and Love is not Lust The way love is like [...]

Reality

2012-03-28T16:56:25-04:00March 28th, 2012|Poetry, TORCH|

By Lucia Lies always ended with byes. I always asked myself why lie if the truth will always come out. Why hurt people & tore their heart out. Why tell them that you love them if you don't mean it. Why leave the one you love for the one you like if the one you [...]

Pain

2019-06-19T16:46:56-04:00February 22nd, 2012|Poetry, Sexual violence, TORCH|

By Anonymous [Note: Trigger warning for sexual violence] Taken advantage at age 11. She was like a porcelain doll, safe in a shelter for 10 years. Until one day a boy decided to play with her and break her. A beautiful innocent girl, who already felt lonely inside. She thought he was [...]

Life

2012-02-21T15:43:46-05:00February 21st, 2012|Poetry, TORCH|

By Lucia Things happen in life that we have to learn to overcome. Sometimes people will use the words 'I love you' to take advantage of you. Sometimes people will lie to you to protect you, but at the end the truth will come out & they will hurt you. But after you been hurt [...]

Lost One

2011-12-14T19:10:09-05:00December 14th, 2011|Poetry, TORCH|

By Brandon I lost one The one thing that kept me up at night. The lucky charm I always wanted. I lost the questions marks at the end of each sentence. The thing that shined so beautifully. But sadly this thing was never meant to get lost in my hands.

The Bullet

2011-10-26T14:53:43-04:00October 26th, 2011|Poetry, TORCH|

By Brandon Hate this bullet that those two guns created All it does is kill everything it cares about It runs with its head down not seeing what he hits until He kills the one he's inlove with Breaks in to a million pieces and ricochets from one girl to the next Never to be [...]

Ballad of a Black man

2011-10-11T14:31:48-04:00October 11th, 2011|Poetry, TORCH|

By Brandon This is a ballad of a black man A man who lies cheats, lies, but never steals A part of the loved and lost The unforgotten but never remembered He's tired of being in a world full of life and no one's living This is a ballad of a black man One who [...]

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