Solid, Alone, Real

The sea is calling On a night with no air Except for what comes In the silence Between our words On a stone monument We trailed kisses Like dropped hints On each other’s ground I’m struggling to understand  What’s here that’s solid To hold onto something solid Is a dream I’ve held Like something realContinue reading “Solid, Alone, Real”

A Hug

My tongue is stuck to the top of my mouthLast night, I dreamed of night café’s Served by ghosts, I took coffeeDown a throat, cloggedWith words and tears likeSome old-house drain.I could write the scriptAt this point, I thinkGuzzling coffee, hoping the caffeineWill kick my adrenaline upMy anxiety into hyperdriveMy movements edgy, soI become herContinue reading “A Hug”

Blessed Longing

by Goethe, translated by John O’Donohue Tell no-one else, only the wise,For the crowd will sneer at once.I wish to praise what is fully alive,What longs to flame towards death. When the calm enfolds the love-nightsThat created you, where you have createdA feeling from the Unknown steals over youWhile the tranquil candle burns. You remainContinue reading “Blessed Longing”

A Poem About Thoughts On Love

I guess It’s true Your heart Beat For someone else Too I forget Sometimes That I’m Not the only One Who’s ever Fought, laughed Played – Dreamed of forever With someone And I’m scared If I bend It will make me Seem like I can wait for You, if, you did Love Someone else AndContinue reading “A Poem About Thoughts On Love”

Thank You for Making Me Smile, Love

When I exist In a space Of love It doesn’t Hurt less It hurts Clearer And good People Find me In the midst Of little Despairs Making repairs By sanding The edges of my Smile (I’ve turned to Wood) They let My cheeks Draw rainbows In the air And I Am constantly Amazed That healingContinue reading “Thank You for Making Me Smile, Love”

A City That Melts Under the Sun

The sun carries Heat like the waves Carry light In small spectacles That override our Senses With glittering Vistas That speak of Someplace Where Maybe, We can be whole. I found you, A long time ago On the side of a Road with No name With bushes I was told Never to Disturb They wereContinue reading “A City That Melts Under the Sun”

Hazelnuts in Winter

I am At the crux Of something That tastes Like hazelnuts In Winter Though Summer Calls from my Windows I miss friends Who’s last names I no longer know Who sheltered me On days That felt like Harsh words In the TV room Of my house I miss the sea Though it is close AndContinue reading “Hazelnuts in Winter”

I Adore You

I watch from an old stone bridgeWaiting where the sun shinesTo see if this time the heatBetraysThat my eyes look for youYou leave andI know you will come backYou leave andI can’t wait to seeYouThis is a summer of loveI’ve never quite had onelike thisAll sweet kisses, and conversationsAnd needing to letyou receive my strangeContinue reading “I Adore You”