Missing

Photo by mododeolhar on Pexels.com He's missing again NO calls NO text Only emptiness Hangs in the void He's been MIA Since he was a little boy Days turned to nights And nights turned to days Weeks at a time combined into months Months turned into years Sometimes, I would look for him In the … Continue reading Missing

Good Night Dad

Photo by cottonbro studio on Pexels.com The sounds of snoring In a three part harmony I am the only audience The tickets are free Whooping wings fluttering Birds of prey The wind whistling past a closed window All I recount the totality of my day Hidden sun Glistening moonlight Covering a body Once soaked in … Continue reading Good Night Dad

Never Kissed

Photo by cottonbro on Pexels.com Can we love like this forever? Closed eyes,┬ápuckered lips, hopes and dreams wrapped in your arms, tied to your hips. Could we just forget the world? You be my knight in shining armor and I be your girl? I want to pretend for just a moment that something other than … Continue reading Never Kissed

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

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