Stubborn Heart

Photo by Jess Bailey Designs on Pexels.com There's something wonderful about a stubborn heart. It beats when no one expects it to. It pushes in spite of insidious circumstances. Seeking unconditional love when the length of caring has run its course. Grasping onto straws that slip out of moist hands. Yet it continues to swim … Continue reading Stubborn Heart

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

Why I Love You

Photo by August de Richelieu on Pexels.com Pull on loose heart strings With a sigh of your voice Through the tilt of your head Via a weepy look in your clear eyes Only you can make hard shoulders slump forward While rigid arms give way for a much needed hug And that's why I love … Continue reading Why I Love You

True Love

Photo by Kammeran Gonzalez-Keola on Pexels.com Dedication to matters of the heart are all encompassing. They keep us awake at night. We rise in the morning to thoughts of affection, appreciation and devotion. Wanting to be grasped by the embrace of rapture. And the pull of desire tempted by kisses from a lover's lips. True … Continue reading True Love