clay perry Poems
|10.||Once I Loved||5/10/2007|
|12.||Routine Interupted(A 9-11poem)||5/10/2007|
|13.||My Loves Like Jazz||10/9/2012|
|17.||Past The Breakers||12/23/2015|
|20.||All That Jazz||12/23/2015|
|22.||The Nearness Of You||2/12/2008|
|24.||Whispers To My Lover||2/12/2008|
|27.||Wakeing The Godess||2/12/2008|
|29.||Lest I Wake||2/12/2008|
|30.||Longing For Your Kiss||2/12/2008|
A canvas as smooth as silk
beneath my fingertips:
You sit and so unknowingly
to the fire of wanting in my brain.
You let me paint you.
And as I touch brush
I feel alive with desire.
How could you know
that touching you
-nay, simply being near you-
sparks the kindling of my heart?
That drum held captive
in my ribcage
Pounds out a steady rhythm
where all things are wild
My hands shake as I hold your hand;
Cup your chin
to hold your face still,
Even though it is I who ...
Whispers To My Lover
Whispers to My Lover
I want to say something new to you but the words I write cannot say what I mean. I must be with you. I must be rolling and sweating with you before you can know what I am trying to tell you. I must be gibbering incoherently. Only then will you understand.
I feel no loneliness with you.
I am afraid of the power we feel together. I must tell you that. If I keep it hidden it will be a secret so I want you to know. I will be more confident if you know I am scared. Yo