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

Punch Drunk Heart

Photo by George Becker on Pexels.com What does a punch drunk heart know about love? It feels without remorse It beats without a care Calm when your around Then on edge when your not there One minute up The next down A tryst comes Romance goes But the connection stays the same Bathing in the … Continue reading Punch Drunk Heart

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

Poets Are Not A Monolith: YOU

Photo by Esha Montgomery Earlier this month, I stood in-front of my table selling poetry books, mugs, handmade fabrics and jewelry. A tall fellow comes by and begins to thumb the pages in one of the books. With a slight grin he says, I thought poetry is supposed to be sweet. I replied, No, I … Continue reading Poets Are Not A Monolith: YOU

Favorite Sweater

Photo by Surene Palvie on Pexels.com Favorite Sweater Wrap your truth around my wooden knitting needles… I need your impressions to create my violet sweater  The brevity of your implied words adds a texture That fits the grooves of my growing imagination The colors of the fabric is brightened by the warmth of your glow  … Continue reading Favorite Sweater