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

The Unknown

Photo by Eva Elijas on Pexels.com The Unknown Sometimes, we read in-between the lines for answers we're not aware of. For solutions, our souls struggle to find. For a version of reality that eludes our mind. But if we try a little longer, just grin and bear it. Till our patience diminishes like breaking glass. … Continue reading The Unknown