There are sounds beneath me Beyond my reach Outside of where I want to be...
...the shadow of my youth, in a form that never was, dances on the walls of this poorly lit shell i occupy so briefly...
Too long ago A lifetime Millennia it seems I sheltered my heart And bound my flesh In hopeful anticipation I wore the numb pain Of isolation Like a badge […]
So long So long ago now So long ago I hardly remember I stood in the tall grass For the first time With disbelief That the world was so large […]
The following excerpt is from my latest contribution to Elephant Journal. When I decided to change my life, the goal was not only to change who I am today but […]
Lips pressing gently Between soft words Sharing the story of our life In whispers Only we would understand Hands playing, searching, probing Seeking place and time to memorize Connecting […]
She makes notes To write her poems To keep my story straight I didn’t know I had a story She pays attention Wants to know it all Shares in […]
I can’t believe I’ve been on Word Press for seven years! My first blog here was just your basic online diary and it has gone through some changes over the […]
I stand amazed In a field of gold Under a starry sky Lit by green mist A gentle wind sighs Across the empty plain After a cold rain That has […]
I know you I know why it is you cry at night How you believe there’s no one who’s right For you No one at all No one who loves […]
How is it I find my self Short on what I need When I’ve paid so For what I don’t I look around And all I see Are fragments of […]
This enemy forged from ice threatens the meager armor I wear to protect myself from its invasive presence. It creeps in wherever I let my guard down and assumes […]
I am still in love with every woman I’ve ever loved all of them goddess all of them divine all of them blazed my soul left me in ashes and […]
never there always wanted seldom had often enojoyed mostly missed longed and sought after sung about written about “dreamed” about succulating stimulating simulating suffocating resuscitating sleep …not tonight […]
“Craving and desire are the cause of all unhappiness.” – Gautama Buddha The Buddha taught us that desire is one of the root causes of suffering. Yet the universe seems […]
I was awoken last night From the deepest of sleep Devoid of dream By a strong feminine presence I heard With ears sharpened by the dullness of slumber The softest […]