An Endorsement

You are in one of your moods this evening. So, I steer away from them by filling my cup with coffee and taking in gulps of it, while staring at my phone. “Have you read this book?” you ask. I turn and in your hand lies a copy of Fifty Shades of Grey, and on … More An Endorsement

Hurts

I have a love, His smile warms my heart, His embrace quickens my heart, everything else is still. I have a love, He said he’d call, It’s sixty days, thirteen hours and twelve minutes since then… I have a love, Wish he had a care in the world, not much, just enough to keep his … More Hurts

Conversations

It’s our day. I place my head on your lap, look up into your eyes and you smile. It’s our day, just you and I. We talk of the little things that matter…like how it sucks that we are great together and I am not keen on saying “yes” on “walking down the aisle” to … More Conversations

Love Notes

I wrote you a poem, It felt right at dawn, now that’s it’s almost noon, And I haven’t heard from you, I feel like it’s doomed. I wrote you a poem, Here I lie, counting the hours until you call, It may be soon or noon, I never know with you. I wrote you a … More Love Notes

Dark Cocoa

You say I collect people like I do my words, The ones that I need are simple words they roll off my tongue like ‘yes’ The ones I do not need are words found on legal documents, The tiny script that says “terms and conditions” that I glaze over just to sign.   You say … More Dark Cocoa

Dance

My Mother said she knew my feet were meant for motion when I hit the ground, Like clouds, soft cotton buds on the earth, I glide She also said that she cringed with every step, The world would consume my light, she feared this would happen, Like clouds, soft cotton buds on the earth, I … More Dance