Longing Heart

Photo by Jess Bailey Designs on Pexels.com My heart is full of longing It calls to drown out the empty rooms It hearkens to starless nights It is hopeful like the rising of a full moon Yet my time for healing is not completed So few numbers saved So many numbers deleted Even when I … Continue reading Longing Heart

Feeling Soft

Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com I want to feel soft No cracks just smooth I desire a touch so slick I'm oily with an attitude I want my silky ambition to slide through So butter me up buttercup In cold days... I want you I'm sweet and rarely bitter Although I hold onto memories … Continue reading Feeling Soft

Smile Anyway

Photo by Pok Rie on Pexels.com We once sat on the shore or maybe But that time has passed And a fresh tide washes sand off the soles Of sun burned feet Running against the strong breeze There is no looking back No questioning yesterday Only forward movement Locked eyes fade to subtle glances Broken … Continue reading Smile Anyway

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

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