sliver of metal covered my heart like armor so no glass shattered...
What a brilliant soul Twisted, surrounded by pain Yet ...giver of light
Only your whispers create magic in my limbs I flutter about around trees and ponds Summer is the best season We lie on a blanket made for two Suck on strawberries...bite into our dreams It's calm here ...the wind is not aggressive The park is its own world of worlds A deer prances and… Continue reading Just Us In The Light
Pretty comes undone when her smile evaporates She has a way of melting under warm tongues When she dances rivers overflow When she opens her mouth butterflies emerge Bees stalk the flowers Pretty sleeps on clouds and doesn't wake before Noon She runs into the woods to pray to God hoping the C word… Continue reading Pretty
underneath this soul fire parts oceans breathing life over the new land
How do I rise with your foot on my back? Did we not break bread together last night... The sting in your voice disrupts growing lilies in the yard. I'll shoo you away again so the thunderstorm doesn't block the sun!
Little Wendy Didn't go home today She sat on a park bench Feeding the birds ____________ Little Wendy Only 12 today Ate her egg salad sandwich without the edges of the bread _____________ Little Wendy Decided she was adult enough To walk away from mom and dad But still needed her dog Pete ______________ Lindy… Continue reading Didn’t See The Stars Today
The incision was seamless Blood loss was minimal No more pain once my heart was removed from its quarters
I remember when ... trees cried on my cheeks in Spring as I picked blossoms ____________________________________ *Last poem on the blog for awhile. I am now working on poems for a book. More narratives/prose to come on the blog for the future.
Jumped over boulders in the middle of your heart fleeing later storms