Fleeting Heart

Your love was fleeting  Always on the run  From one lover to the next  Never settling for the warm hugs Goodbye kisses Farewells A weeping that comes with separation  Tears running their own race Your love was fleeting  Discarded Left behind Reduced to shallow emotions called lust and desire  It seemed like you were running …

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I Fear The Sound

In a cold and lonely place  That’s where I know you’ll be  When the sun has gone to sleep And the moon refuses to show its face You’ll suddenly appear  As if you were a nightmare Covered in darkness Detested by the light You’ll creep into my crevices Plant your roots right next to my…

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The Ocean Of Life

May the winds lift your sails Travel far away  Where the world no longer makes you cry  Go now, child Feel the wind on your skin and through your hair And taste freedom once more And if by some chance the winds may fail And your ship loses its thrust Take out your oars And…

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Close

I need you close  Like lovers joined together Wishing the world would let them be  The distance  It kills me inside  Takes away the air I need  My lungs cry  Stifled for the air only you provide  Gasping for your touch  Sweet lover So divine  I need you close  Bring your heart next to mine…

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The Wound Do Lie

Old wounds tended to fester if left untreated Infected by an idea So strong it takes on life Propaganda Wiggles into the depths of your mind Takes root Molding the most important part of you The little words mean the most In a room of darkness without light If a lie becomes reality Take flight…

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Corridor Memories

Down the hall and to the left You’ll find a beating heart In case of ice, meant to keep it apart From the one it wants the most You’ll hear it, in the dead of night When the dreams turn to nightmares And when the crying stops It will whisper Of old memories And the…

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November In Review

Wow! December is here, and November was a month of reflection! Here’s a list of things that went on in November that you may want to hear.  We celebrated Our First Thanksgiving in our new house.  I got no writing done except for daily poetry. I visited my doctor and talked her into using a…

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Old Photos

She told me Each time she looked at the photograph She fell in love once more With a quieter time Ordinary things Felt magical You could tell by the way she held the photo There had been much love in her life She caressed the creases as they formed over the years Tucked away in…

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Empty Morning

A lot tended to happen in the night Drunken fist-fights I love you’s And a revolution of emotion Thus I stayed away Preferred Mornings Less feelings And more dehydration I lost myself to the feeling of nothing Got consumed by an identity That was no longer mine A fickle things these emotions are Made on…

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