I’m Cole,

I’m just your typical gay writer looking for what I have lost in the world.

I’m letting life kick my ass and making myself get back up so I can keep moving forward.

I let my life bleed out through my short stories and poetry.

~ Cole Buckley



She Is You

Posted by on Aug 10, 2020 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

She Is You

Imagine finding the person you come to know and either like or love. Piecing together their life little by little, continuously adding more parts as you become closer. That is my life, constantly seeing just how beautiful one can be just by the simple pieces.

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Time

Posted by on Jul 22, 2020 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Time

That’s the funny thing about time,
It makes us come to understand that the stranger dancing with fallen angels has always been ourselves.
The stranger that was blinded by the torment,
The stranger that made us lose all hope of love.

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Sirens, Love, and Bullshit

Posted by on Mar 25, 2020 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Sirens, Love, and Bullshit

I was shattered, everything torn from me like a new toy getting pulled away from a child because they did something wrong. Was I that child getting that toy taken away? What did I do wrong? Is it fixable? More questions I couldn’t answer.

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Corrupted by Love

Posted by on Feb 6, 2020 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Corrupted by Love

Lost, alone, and dead is all you’ll ever feel inside because that, my dear, is the price you’ll pay if you seek love or a happy ending.

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Cold, Dark Room

Posted by on Nov 21, 2019 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Cold, Dark Room

There is this cold, dark room.
Inside that cold, dark room is a window.
A window that only looks out into the distance of nothingness.
Outside that window, is nothing but a gloomy emptiness and all you can hear is the heavy pitter patter of the rain,
Violently hitting against the glass.

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The Perfect Place

Posted by on Sep 1, 2019 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

The Perfect Place

The big question is where would you want to die,
Where would that final spot be?

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Hello My Darkness

Posted by on Sep 1, 2019 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Hello My Darkness

Sex is supposed to feel liberating,
Passionate…
Showing that vulnerability.
Making love should feel like it will last for eternity.

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Defeating Demons

Posted by on Feb 5, 2019 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Defeating Demons

I was young, gullible…
I fell into the trap love can have, 
Not knowing the damages that lie ahead of me.
Those damages led to so much pain;
Mentally, physically, & emotionally.

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Fool Me Once Shame On Me…

Posted by on Sep 20, 2018 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Fool Me Once Shame On Me…

Because now that I have found purpose in this life,
More than just my blood on a knife.
Now I can finally say,
That these scars will fade and fade away.
Fool me once shame me once shame on me,
But fool me twice and now I know it was never meant to be.

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Scars = Courage

Posted by on Sep 12, 2018 in Weakness Lies Strength | 0 comments

Scars = Courage

PTSD, anxiety, depression, emptiness, loneliness…
These are just a few things that have to be kept away.

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