Part 2: Smoking Words

Photo by Rafael Guajardo on Pexels.com I drag on the words that you utter like a chain smoker pulling on a lit cigarette. Blowing circles in midair that send loose lips spiraling into a distant sea. Your vowels are ashed on the cusp of me. But I take the burns and watch the gray matter … Continue reading Part 2: Smoking Words

Small Truth: My Ache

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com It's a small truth, I rarely discuss. I'm turned on by love and seduced by lust. Still I get upset when sweet kisses don't stay. When betrayal is my bitter water and lies my meal of the day. But it's hard for me to turn you away. So I try … Continue reading Small Truth: My Ache

Much Needed Rest

Photo by Richard Pantling on Pexels.com Take me to your island Where I can bask in the sweet sun Swing in the night breeze And frolic until my work is done Just breath easy No expectation for the anticipation Of conversation In truth, I want to rest Experience joy, peace and happiness No hurt in … Continue reading Much Needed Rest

Treated Scars

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Love is the ointment for raw wounds The agony subsides The spreading of the infection stops It smooths the rough patch Healing the ache of tight skin Minimizing the scar of past bruises Love transitions scars That we never believed salve could mend Never allow old hurt To cause your … Continue reading Treated Scars

Feeling Tired

Can I share the contents of my heart with you? I certainly hope so...   Feeling Tired i can't do it all but i can do enough i'm not your superwomen i'm not that tough   i ache, body crumbling, trembling... under the struggle's weight enveloped in the belly of the beast while staring at … Continue reading Feeling Tired