Dreams and Little Secrets

your soft honeyed lips whispered little secrets and sweet lies my ears stretched and strained longing for more my heart knew better still I ached musical lyrics or lines of poetry I listened wishing each word was true was meant for me I inclined myself to you hoping dreaming one day lies would become truth […]

Tide Pools

Time slips through my veins like grains of sand My love beats as the the waves crash upon my heart’s shore Wispy clouds of thought travel across the atmosphere of my mind The seagulls cry out longing and I miss you Salty sea air fills my lungs and each breath sounds like your name I […]

If Only

I would place a thousand kisses across your cheeks and down your throat I would snuggle into your side and rest my head upon your shoulder I would hold you, gazing deep within your eyes until the world faded away I would bury myself deep inside your heart wrap myself up forever I would spend […]

Pollen

oh that I could simply lift off this deep love I hold for you this love which blows over me twists and turns me over and around ‘til I’ve lost my way except the way to you oh that I could shake off this silky cocoon fill these wings with oxygen and leap to my […]

Slithering In

spill yourself into me pour your soul into my open mouth let my thirsty tongue lick your every thought slipping through every crack and crevice slithering in I taste depth and insight humor and sadness experience and love artistry and lust every flavor is a whisper I can never get enough lapping at your feet […]

Engravings

every word you whispered etched itself deep working right through my soul my fingers trace along those edges memories pulled from my depths your soft voice so low lifted shivers up and out now dripping morning dew howls escape my torn lips violence within my sustenance I collapse a shuddering heap my spirit rests eternally […]

Dawn’s Electric Kiss

dawn quietly carefully tiptoed across the sheets revealing my alabaster skin unclothed naked greedy flesh hungry for you shivering anticipating quaking and aching for your touch taste my sweet lips parting electric kisses and swollen tongues exposed soft breasts heaving and bruised greeted the rising moon much like my heart and yours tara caribou | […]

Little Reminders

Fading out Memories Whitewashed Sterilized and bleached Shelved and labeled Photographs yellowing Slip from distracted fingertips Rivers dried leave sandy beds Words quiver then still History becomes history Novelty, routine No longer special Or unique Not a glowing star Illumination dimming The truth hurts But at least it is The Truth Little reminders of who […]

In His Eyes

Sun blossoms in her hair Remind him of summer gardens And rippling crystalline creeks Her lips need no false color Her skin no extra adornment In his eyes She is naturally gorgeous tara caribou | ©️2019

Would That We Had Met Earlier

when last we spoke oh how I tried to play it cool your voice soothes my soul your mind a balm upon my heart your laughter my sustenance I let your words burn themselves upon the chambers of my spirit each one becoming a part of me I cling in near desperation for you how […]