Love Lost

I'm somewhere in the in-between of holding on and letting go I'm neither here nor there as my mind ponders what to do If there’s a whole world out there waiting to take my hand It's too bad I can't take control of what's happening in this land. I'm trying to let you go but … Continue reading Love Lost

Swallow

If I saunter slowly under the moonlit sky will you stop me and swallow me whole? Your sweet presence surrounds me squeezing away any hope I had of escaping I love your warm lips and the feel of your kiss and the way your mouth explores my neck I love your strong shoulders and tan, muscular chest and the way your hands … Continue reading Swallow

Light

Something is happening inside of me like a light turning on in the darkness. I squint because it's so bright and not something I'm used to. Butterflies are in my tummy and my lips part a little to grin. Is this a glimmer of hope that I'm feeling? A candle's wick silently flickers dimly, in … Continue reading Light

Cause and Effect

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Blending memories with the weighted glare of her disconcerted eyes, I wonder…

Was it my fault he left her for another woman as he gripped her son good-bye?

The drama builds in my terminally odd mind filled with casual complacency

From the ledge I look up at the lucky stars and feel regret rain down from the sky

When suddenly I turn around, it’s her.

As I tumble to my death, I let out a helpless cry.

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Burning

A poet is born not taught A person either has it or not Poetry cannot be learned-only sought The burden formed in the soul Burns from the depths of Sheol Wanting to come alive Creating a kind of drive Thoughts have to be on paper Words must be formed! Come out! The verse brought to … Continue reading Burning