Forthcoming

You’re losing her, you know? She’s slipping right through your fingers as you watch in slow motion horror. You don’t lift your hands. You don’t open your heart. You simply let her go. Do you recognize it is coming before the door closes for the final time? Do you? Yes. And even so, you let […]

Whatever It Takes

I’m gonna wait for you My heart is flying High in the sky I’m gonna wait for you My mind is racing Fast full of life I’m gonna wait for you My hands are gifted Oh weaving magic I’m gonna wait for you My feet have rhythm Skip outta time I’m gonna wait for you […]

System Failure

I’d like to replace my heart the latest model available using dials and numbers cogs and wires a cold calculating machine all the hurts, disappointments unable to penetrate the reality that is me input, output facts and observations be it love or pass-me-by would I still remain untouched? >input received: you’re sweet 01001110 01101111 <false> […]

Eclipse

Can you help me fly away Leave behind all my pasts My sins and my transgressions Start over from this point on Not looking back Please don’t ask any questions Just hold me Cover me with your wings Possess me Devour me Engulf me Absorb me That you and I would intermingle Becoming one My […]

A Prayer for Resurrection

sitting at my graveside looking in covered in the dark shroud shredded I gave one too many pieces and committed that final sin that final piece which stole the breath right out of my lungs so ready for you to love me begging starving empty a painted doll with no substance though I desperately craved […]

Sunset Always Brings Reminders

she slips her fingers through her hair as molten drops of the setting sun rest like dew upon her brow she remembers his lips like rose petals along her throat she remembers his voice and the way he said her name wrapping her arms around her knees she closes her eyes and lifts her face […]

Let The World Fade

kiss me I want to feel your lips your passion your whole desire pressing pushing sucking inhaling me kiss me like I’m your everything like I’m your drug like you need me like you want me as much as I want you let me kiss you you are my fantasy you are my dreams you […]

My Lungs Are Sighs

my lungs are sighs and wistful longing my shoulders ache to be held even my ribs are filled with want in this moment all I can dream of and yes I know these are mere dreams is to be there in your arms warm breath upon my ear as I nuzzle into your neck inhaling […]

In Reality, There’s No Buried Treasure

I fell in love with a writer once. It was so easy to slide right into those words and make them mine. To pretend that sometimes they were words written just for me. They weren’t. They were about other people. I knew it. But I WANTED them to be about me. I was desperate to […]