Swiping for Something More - Brianna Stoever
So do I, but it’s no guarantee of a spark
Yet there’s a match
Do you ever wonder why there’s a D in
fridge but not refrigerator?
Not really, what about driving on a park way
and parking on a driveway?
Or why there’s no D in your name?
Want me to change that?
Just figured I could add some length to your
Not much apparently.
LET’S GET COFFEE
I don’t like coffee, but hot chocolate works
Maybe Saturday we could just meet?
I’m much better in person.
Funny, I’m better in text
Plus I can’t kiss through a phone
I have an emoji that says otherwise
and it’s more sure fire.
I’m a good kisser, everyone says so
Gimme a try ;)
You won’t regret it ;)
No one has yet ;)
Yeah, that’s why we’re both still here.
Bare bio, but he’s not wrong on being cute.
Want to have sex?
HARRY POTTER FAN
Tread lightly, you don’t know how much of
a fan they are.
Pottermore says I’m a Gryffindor,
But I’m much more of a Ravenclaw
Give this one four months.
Throw away the app – you found what you
Until premature I love you’s splash the
Until work becomes the only priority
Until you don’t workout enough
Until you’re no longer enough
Until you go back to the app
and start all over again.
Bri Stoever is an MFA candidate at Iowa State University studying Creative Writing and Environment. She is interested in the connection between humans and their environments including the natural world and our own minds. Her work has been published in Mineral Lit Mag, Analogies & Allegories, and upcoming in Ample Remains and Auroras & Blossoms.