Poetry in Teacups

Give me poetry in teacups Pour me milk from a cup of expectations Sweeten it with intent and desire I want poetry in a teacup Serve it to me lukewarm So that I may forget it’s there Give me poetry in a teacup Stir in bits of denial and doubt Heat it back up again…

In a field of flowers

I hope to see you in a field of flowers Becoming one with the wind Swaying with wild roses Remembering how beautiful you are I hope to see you in a field of flowers With a crown and a smile Or maybe tears on your cheeks Thinking about where you have been I hope to…

Bloom like flowers in spring

My dear, I see you waiting on the next shoe to drop For the next heartbreak to come your way I see you crying in a corner, miserable But there will come a time when sadness can only be counted as a moment in your pass You will grow to love once more And bloom…

Sands of time

I have written your name in the sands of time Carved out your sacred place in my heart And for me, for today, for an eternity That is enough to know that I loved you

The Abandonment of Man

There is something eternal about the way his eyes looked at the room. I could hear worlds building and rupturing as the gears shifted with his gaze around the room.  He was silent, taking in the perfection of the moment. Steady in his breathing, patient with himself. It almost looked like worship. Like God had…

My Heart Rejoices

I sit in a corner and watch my life burn Little flecks of who I used to be goes up in flame My heart rejoices I should wash away my remorse with fire Cleanse my soul with the embers of tomorrow My soul rages I sit in a field and watch the sky flicker With…

He Smelled Like Forever

( A repost of my favorite love poem. Happy Valentine’s Day!) He smelled like forever As if forever could be measured by time He smelled like an eternity Of sunshine Beautiful rain as it would seem A subtle combination of uneasiness That was his scent He carried it like an old picture Battered around the…

A Lover’s Concern

I have begun to wonder That if by now you have fallen in love with my imperfections And if so Would it be okay it there were also bruises

The infamy of a Lover

Unknown to the lover  I had yet met Unknown to me Wrap me in soft silhouettes Caress my soul Love me with the least of your thoughts Thinking  Lost Not yet found

I Must Confess

Tonight Before I close my eyes And drift off to a land of make-believe I must confess This beating heart of mine is yours And if you wished for my kisses Then I’ll give you three more wishes My Heart  My Soul My Mind Belongs to you with small bows on top As if they…