Try as I may, this ask, an insurmountable feat The hurdles to cross, I fear may end in defeat Love you, now or later, I cannot but resist the ‘treat’ I stare at your picture, affection for you, I crave The pixels forming your features, all thoughts of you, grave I cannot love you! I … Continue reading I Cannot Love You
Yes, she was a jewel, one whom you’d carelessly toss With lies and cruelty, craving to show who was boss Pity she left, none other but your loss Leaving you the burden, bear you must, the cross She was special, special enough to lace her with lies Is it then unseemly that … Continue reading In The Eyes Of Another
Its petals closed, its warmth conscientiously hidden It was a box, for to it, none was bidden Its loneliness, unvarying, from whence it was a seedling To breathe, to taste life’s warmth, for it, self-forbidden I saw the Rose and I called out to it It heard my call and hastened to retreat … Continue reading The Rose Was A Box
Twisted Cell, your presence my weakness Your absence my strength The need for you, the fullness of my being Yet without you, I live wholesomely I own one of you, yet your twin eludes me Upon me you are foisted, streamed from a cord so strong Far into the waters of my … Continue reading Oh Cell, Thou Deserter!
Warm passions stirring to the surface A childlike touch, tentative, searching, questioning Charcoal black pupils searching through the window of gold flecked lenses A quest, hunger and need brewing A warm hug, perhaps the need assuaged Perhaps not, ’tis a dance of souls required She slightly turns her head, the first brush of … Continue reading Their First Kiss
WED ME I PRAY THEE Silent snickers and baleful whispers, she hears Pitiful looks, she endures, even the woebegone stares The endless prayers, meetings and fasts, to all she adheres Her massive pillow, dutifully soaking her ceaseless tears Yet another year gone by, none to assuage her fears Alas the dreaded welcome announcement, Temi … Continue reading Wed Me I Pray Thee