He is easy on the eyes Handsome He can be quite charming Slick His antics amuse some Enabled His power is great Untouchable His desires are rampant Promiscuous And often welcomed Seductive His conquests are many Legend You said – best not to talk Slander Still aContinue reading “Complicit”
The love of my life shattered my heart. He moved on quickly while I struggled to find my balance. Now years later friends complain that I am still stuck. Well, they could not be more wrong. Just wait until I tell them that I got married yesterday.
Down a dark, dank hole. Ladder, pinky – holding on. Just let go or climb?
Gray and white palette – Frosted pines bend in the wind; Ice crystals, floating.
MEMORIAL Immortalized names – Who only time remembers, In stone, on a hill.
SNOWFLAKE Fluffy white dusting – Blanketing all it touches, In cold purity.
Upon a hill, above the fray, What did you do to be treated this way? Among the quiet, within the trees, A flapping of wings, a buzzing of bees. Folk long forgotten, names etched in stone; Descendants scattered, this place not their home. Yet here they lie, forever in sun. No visitsContinue reading “Woodberry”
NONCOMMITTAL Seemingly I glide across the surface, So confident, so cool, so refined. Moving ahead, forceful and with purpose, To what I need, pay no other no mind. You saw the cracks in my careful veneer, Admittedly, I’m not often surprised. Such a real bother to have you so near, The recognition quiteContinue reading “Noncommittal”
LONG AFTER I remember the pain, sometimes. The all-consuming passion, rarely. Now hearing your name, nothing. When seeing your face, confusion. Something once so powerful, destroyed. The hurt is gone, relief. Along with the love… regret?
SMOULDER Barely contained warmth. Heady anticipation. Waiting, wanting – ache.