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

My Flesh

Photo by Angela Roma on Pexels.com this flesh, my flesh is soft, succulent and brown a hue passed down from my Grandpappy it's moisture maintained by shea butter these are the lips that gave sweet dreams to dry eyes full and shiny like the sunrise hands that cradled water from many streams used to toil, … Continue reading My Flesh

Creativity

Photo by Pavel Danilyuk on Pexels.com It comes and goes like people moving through turnstiles in a downtown building. But it's always there. The artistic desires of the dreamer are continual and fail to end when creativity is at hand. So paint, draw, direct, sing, dance out your dreams to take the sail boat of … Continue reading Creativity

Embrace Again

Photo by Todd Trapani on Pexels.com I can still feel the warmth of your hands when you hold me tight. My soul was in need of your sweet conversation. My day dreams were enlighten by your presence. My heart sailed on the desires of your message. My days spent reaching for the countenance of your … Continue reading Embrace Again

Ten Toes Down

Photo by Min An on Pexels.com This poem is dedicated to my Dad. Ten Toes Down I reach for my phone to dial you at home... only to realize you're gone. I tried to forget about you. My heart wanted to move on, but I get lost playing hopscotch on the number of our memories. … Continue reading Ten Toes Down