Sky still burning, fate still turning The world came blazing into smoke I lay in ashes, singed black lashes Glimpsing my life before it broke False crimes on my name, body bound to the pyre The witch takes the blame, so they set me on fire Better a traitor than a coward White flagsContinue reading “Moonlight Queen”
Once upon a time, I had a dream I was bathed in lights and flowers like a woodland fairy queen It seemed so simple all those years ago Little did I know I used to think that glory came for free – if I worked hard and stayed strong, I could achieve my victory IContinue reading “Clean”
Trigger warning: sexual assault These scarlet lips were taught to smile, like all good girls with class and style Take your seat, don’t rock the boat Keep your head down and never say no A wandering girl with no roots and no home No one to save me, but I wasn’t alone These scarlet lipsContinue reading “These Scarlet Lips”
Hello, it’s Isabel here from the madforskating blog. After much consideration, I have finally decided to start a blog for my writings. I write mostly poems inspired by the things I love – figure skating, old literature, and life itself. Please share, like, and subscribe!