Love in a Place Full of Liars

Photo by Oussama Elhaidi on Pexels.com Baby you have no name. But I know you're the kettle to my flame. Sitting ring side when I fight. Cheering me on when I'm at my wits end. Serving as my confidant and best friend. You show me what it means to love someone. Even if I can't … Continue reading Love in a Place Full of Liars

Looking For Reasons

Photo by Ono Kosuki on Pexels.com The reasons we trust are varied and few in-betweenOvercoming feelings of isolation and heart breakFor a tomorrow that shines brighter than yesterdayYou are blue sky to me The moving white clouds of hopeful ecstasyYou are the warm falling rain on worn rooftops Thoughts of you bleed into my dreams … Continue reading Looking For Reasons

Machine

Photo by Alex Knight on Pexels.com The machine says:Don’t computeInsert dataRunning numbersSynthesize Cold to the touchMetal coreWires and cordsNo spirit CalculateLoad…No emotionVoid soul Work is made easyEasy is made hardNo tellers at the registerOrders filled online Digital realitiesElectronic liesJob once filled by humansComputerized Adding and subtracting has declinedWe lack the patienceWe ignore the delicacy of … Continue reading Machine

Honest Heart

Photo by Monstera on Pexels.com A drunken heart tells no lies. It speaks in thumps. It sighs and rests in-between beats. Keeping up with heavy moments. Staying instep with quickening feet. Pumping warm blood through cold veins. Moving against our lovers breast. We need to hear it, feel it. Pulsating through a willing chest to … Continue reading Honest Heart