When a word will not do you find a glance to share like raindrops you fall upon my soul and enrich my parched heart places. Like that rain you fill in spaces cause flowers to erupt where one saw only sidewalks creating beauty in places forgotten.
Lost soul on a journey. Inward, outward, upward, straining to see the light, at the end of a very long tunnel. Something is waiting. I take a step forward, and hope it is one less, leading me to what I love, telling me the story, of who I am. Something is waiting. I look andContinue reading “Wait for me.”
When light falls from higher places, and brings my mind to dawn, I look and see the pieces, that sunbeams have lovingly drawn. Like pulling up a curtain, and letting joy inside, I see the hidden traces, of what does not need to hide. Let light become my memory, let quiet night recede, let meContinue reading “When light falls.”
Walking like two old saplings we hold sweaty hands and gaze in wonder at the paths before our feet leading endlessly forward and tirelessly onward. I hold your eye in my mind for you encourage me when I grow weary knowing my need to hear something that makes me less alone you step gently toContinue reading “Walking the chase.”
Who knows beauty? Who best to judge it’s worth and worthiness? Is it the one that seeks the mirror questing to reclaim and recapture youthful paths walked too quickly? Is it the one who thinks on time and wonders at her illusive whispers her seductive promise of life unchanged? Even beauty ages, with her widsomContinue reading “Who knows beauty?”
dark night opens it’s petals allows me peaceful seconds thinking of my future what I cannot see before me strangely perfect for this dark room where I cannot see even my hand before my sleepy face.
He lingers on a worry timeless thoughts to ponder as he holds his stance crooked, his head tilted toward me, ever listening to my breathing. He shuffles feet unplanted waiting out my huffing, knowing I will take his calm and nestle down for sleeping, once I am knowing peaceful. He shares his palm with me.Continue reading “Wisdom is his kenning.”
Like a wave against a rock I hit you with it over and over making you wonder if I am crazy. I say it like a prayer and you wonder if I overdo cause I keep on telling you the many ways you delight me. Determined stubborn committed I am relentless mission until you areContinue reading “Wave on rock..”
give me no other diamond no other shiny bauble than a snowflake to grace my hand or dress my neck with twinkle.
They sat in the snow and stared wondering what it meant these glowing lights that echoed and made the snow turn colors pinpricks of colored dots against the backdrop of snow. Slowly they made their way, closer to the silent scene wonder in their noses as they observed, with growing joy, something unexpected, a treeContinue reading “Woodland winters night”
Gently say words that linger and trace them with a sigh caress them with a welcome gleam for we never say goodbye. Gently say words that linger sing fate a lullaby sweep the world with a calming touch for we never ignore a cry. Gently say words that linger let hurts go by-and-by with truthContinue reading “Whisper..”
swirling, swirling like a winter storm you slip a toe and there you go on your back again. Swirling, swirling ever the wind does blow with all the snow there you go frozen toes and then. Swirling, swirling feel the winter kiss as you go you just know you feel just like a frozen fish.Continue reading “Winter walking”
Mommy, what is love? Love is something warm, like bread my dear you work it and mold it, and watch it carefully so it doesn’t burn. The best love is love you allow time to rise, and time to cook, the eating is the reward, but the parts that come before makes it something aContinue reading “What is love?”
He whispered softly of his fear his subtle lack of faith in his own worth his own depth his own face becoming. I try to describe with minute detail the many things I see when I look at him without eyes laughter is his voice as he joins in the banter making my heart smileContinue reading “Worthy…”
Today the fates took my love away. I could not go and he could not stay. Each moment that passes and brings me not you. My heart has been taken. My bright is deep blue The sky has been taken. The dark is a flaw Our love was a miracle, that left us in awe.Continue reading “Widow..”
Sweet peaches come to mind when I study that pouting lip as you contemplate mutiny not liking my choices. Having no reset button you ponder your strategy and examine me for weakness waiting like a pirate for something resembling treasure to make your jolly way with me. I laugh inside but not outside this isContinue reading “Who’s the real pirate?”
When next comes your hand to me I will not pause as I did before I will not flinch to wonder if you are truly certain that I am what you need. For I have learned this from my heart telling me lessons upon lessons words upon words I am worthy and being worthy IContinue reading “When next comes..”
Do you need a lift? I’ll give you elevation. Do you carry a torch? I will light your way. Do you wear a bonnet? Hear my engine rumble. Do you feel like a bum? Just give me a pinch and remind me. Do you stay mum? We all have one… am I clearly insane? orContinue reading “Wander closer..”
Do not let inner fear prevent what you are inside what I know is true, true, true! You are a marvel you are a dream you are a freaking star A cloud that loves the blue, blue, blue You are a wonder a miracle adventure a sweet refrain to be sung it’s you, you, youContinue reading “Winking giggle love”
What is the worth of kindness? to stifle hurt when words are spoken to hold down the angry sputter to still the unwise comment to calm a confused whisper to remind what is forgotten to give peace in troubled second to return the mind to forgiveness. What is silence built for? to build upon aContinue reading “What is this poem saying?”