Re-shaping Me…To Love

Powerful, Pressing, Exhausting forces Of emptiness, And loneliness, Had sculpted me With indelicate fingers, No longer full Nor feeling… Just languishing In the netherworld Of nothingness. And then… You, Freshening, Beautiful, Exuding grace And elegance, And everything That is right, And good In this world. Unworthy Of you… I wait, Ready, For your warmth And […]

Exhale

I am close… Close enough To touch you, To sense you, In your moment… What’s on your mind What troubles your heart, In this Time. Life foists so much Pressure On us each… Unrelenting, Yes? But not here, Not now. There is no rush, My love… This is about supporting, And satisfying you. No constraints, […]

In The Absence Of An End

His fingers, Outstretched, Straining, Desperate To sense beyond His emptiness, His reality… But nothing tactile, Nothing new, Nothing to grasp… Just the vacuum And desolation, Limiting his world To the sameness, And sadness. Perhaps wrongfully, He envisioned A different place, A different world For his heart To call “home.” But there was No horizon for […]

Bittersweet

Do you remember when That someone, Truly Special… Artistry Imbued in Flesh… Grace, Here, Now Impacted your life? Not casually, Not incidentally… But deeply. Do you remember That moment When that singularly Special Person, Somehow Crossed your path, You, So thankful For that serendipity? I think that you do… And you just don’t Want to […]

Forget Her…

He had mastered The art Of forgetting. When hurt, When disappointed, When disillusioned, His mind took over, So easily erasing Emotion… And with that erasure, Memories, No longer worthy. And so now, Understanding that She no longer, Wanted, Or needed, Him… His mind, Subordinating his heart, Took over, Directing what must Happen, Simply another “delete.” […]