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

Love Part 2

Photo by Shihab Nymur on Pexels.com What can a warm hand do for a frozen heart? It can't make it pump blood But maybe it can give it the courage to start... Compassion lit a fire under icy sentiments That grew rock solid with the arrival of spring Who is us? In the midst of … Continue reading Love Part 2

Moisture Again

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com It is spread out in sparse patches over dry land. Growing and waning with drought. Stretching towards a bright sun. The ground cracks and breaks like broken skin touched by burning fire. Balm is needed. A salve could heal it but only rain from the sky above will do. Just … Continue reading Moisture Again

Grey Hills

Photo by Mikhail Nilov on Pexels.com We look for the light Praying for the shine of an incandescent glow That flickers in the darkness of eternal night Then here comes the smoke... Like grey hills rolling over brick laced chimney tops It creates smog and gives off warmth Burning red logs on an orange inferno … Continue reading Grey Hills

Sweltering Heat

Pic by Pixabay Spicy words taste like Tabasco dreams  Speak jalapeno to me  Like cayenne peppers blowing back sweltering heat Speak sriracha to me Like hot sauce mixed with red chili's and vinegar Desiring a feeling of numb lips Brought on by scorching truth You can never be hotter than the searing sun It shines … Continue reading Sweltering Heat