Just keep swimming.

With each day
I feel you closer.
Your breath upon my face.
and I wonder
with curious mind
about what lies ahead.
Making myself roadblocks
seems to be a hobby.
It’s a habit I want to break
into little pieces
small enough to fit into an envelope.
So I can mail them to the devil.

Each day that passes.
I learn there is more to you
than I firstly fell in love.
How can it be so?
To love someone more
than I already do.
Like swallowing the sun
and being offered the moon.

You see me stumble
doubts creep in
and still you stay
waiting for me.
“Steady there love,
it’s just a wave,
not a typhoon,
don’t let it pull you under.”

With each day I feel you closer.
Your hand beside me,
where I long to be.
Eyes confronting
while comforting me.
Telling me time and distance
are not to be feared or worried.
They are just waves,
not a typhoon.

Published by B

I am B (call me BB and I will gut you) I like daisies, books, and men who understand the wisdom of Kermit the Frog. I refer to my favorite person as TMW5T Why? because if he had 6 I'd call him TMW6T, duh!!

2 thoughts on “Just keep swimming.

  1. Thank you for this poem! It left me with beautiful thoughts about the ups and downs of relationships. The wording was awesome!

    Thank you!

    Deanna Repose

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