Well it seemed for a while like I had the upper-hand. You were looking for fun and I was fairly detached. To play along – in hindsight, that was the plan. But the tricks to this game my heart couldn’t understand. Now incessantly it pulls at its dangling threads. Wrenching and plucking its ornate mesh,… Continue reading The Inevitable Compulsions Of The Heart
Chopstick limbs Dig in Sashimi skin. Ginger eyes seek Soy lips to fix Another wasabi sting.
Oh God! Said God, this is going to be a task! I’ll have to outdo what I’ve done in the past. He rolled up his sleeves and thought for hours, Voilà! He cried, I’ve figured it at last! Body I’ll make from specks of sun, And a hint of gold with nectar spun. For the… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Love
Passions of the night vaporize as my eyes begin To adjust to the sight of an empty bed you left behind. You’re gone and I’m lonely. Lost in my quandary. You say that you adore me But I can’t feel the love In the harsh morning light. (And I pray you riddle me this.) Why have… Continue reading Decrypting Him
Pull out your aprons, let us begin. Separate feelings from wisdom and sense. Before you start to brew them within Coat with layers of worries dense. When the anger begins to froth and fume And the stench of resentment fills the room Blend in some tears of sorrow and gloom. Finally bake in perpetual doom.… Continue reading Smoking Cauldrons & A Recipe For Disaster
Pressed petals of blossoms sweet, Musty ferns and slumbering leaves, In dusty books and mildewed sheets, Scented words they reek of you. Birds and fluttering dragonflies, Blotchy clouds in cobalt skies, And dandelions that pass me by, Carry me as they float to you. Even in my fantasies, Fine frenzies and hovering dreams, In the… Continue reading Sorcery