For a Season

(a poem) For a season?    he’d said. Meeting her gaze,    holding it this time. For a season.    I won’t trap you in forever. For a season,    his words twinkled like chocolate stars,     his face was the first she saw in the morning,     his words the last she heard at night. For a season,    she struggled beneath him.Open your eyes, he’d… Continue reading For a Season

sparkle

(a poem) You sit there,     regal,     graceful,     fluid as time itself, You sparkle, Your every word a proclamation of love and light,     every movement a songbird’s note,     floating thru the open window on a spring breeze, Cherry blossoms land in my lap. The audacity!     How dare I sit here, while you sparkle so?

Ache

(a poem) The day breaks,  I should get up.  Simmering expectations float and bob in the sea of consciousness that is me.  I am the sea.  The tide rolls in,  The tide rolls out, Leaving precious and unimaginable treasures upon my sandy beaches. Here a memory,  There a forgotten face,  What’s this? An idea of… Continue reading Ache