Long-kept secrets, whispered in youth;
Mine not yours. You held my life in the palm of your hand
And the power to persuade, to control, to drown this girl
Was yours. You had everything.... more »
Lost inside a swirling eternity
Broken only by nature's sounds
Milky ways melt and twist
Dividing our time our lives... more »
She dresses in black for him,
yet inside she burns white hot.
She pours his tea into a blue mug,
and slowly falls into his green eyes.... more »
The words I need I cannot find,
The words I find I do not need;
Emotion flows, but all upstream,
The only reasons here are mine.... more »
Stars flicker a gentle hope in the death of night,
A poem, with quill and scroll, by dull candlelight.
Trees grow their gnarled path, covering the forest floor,... more »
Clown-faced I walk a narrow line,
one foot either side of a divide.
Clumsily I try to play the game,
but I am late starting and I don't know the rules.... more »
The chill haunts,
And I melt.
Temperature falls on its knees,
And I sigh.
Rain hides the evidence,
And I weep.
And I hide.
And I recall.