When I was young, I used to dream of hungry monsters and evil queens who made the children thrash and scream When I was young, I used to read tales of tyrants filled with greed who loved to watch their victims bleed But I never thought I’d see the day that Lord Vader tookContinue reading “The Mad Titan”
I used to stand in the golden sun Crowned in dawn, bathed in glory But my empire has come undone A legend lost, a forgotten story I held the stratosphere, the holy grail with my fair and gentle king We planned for victory, but plans do fail and I heard the rebels sing Continue reading “Queen of Atlantis”
Your arms were open Your smile was kind Your laugh was hearty But I was blind You filled our hearts with happiness You had sweet but gentle eyes You spoke words of goodness But they were only lies It’s like it must be someone else, because I knew you too well HowContinue reading “Atonement”
Czarina, czarina Divine queen of my heart You reign over the kingdom in my mind and bless this land with your lips of wine I take a knee at your throne and swear fealty to your name, for I am shackled in your power and I can never run away Czarina, czarina Goddess ofContinue reading “Czarina”
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!