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With your eyes,Read my words,Study the structure,And tempo,Of this verse. Accept at face valueThe overt messageOf the phraseAnd dictionary-defined meaning. But please, Pause,Now. You know that there are constraintsShackling meIn this moment. You know that there are obstaclesLying before me, Preventing meFrom saying all thatI want to say, Obstructing my reachAnd closureAnd culminationWith my true […]
I guess we’ve all been there… The freshness, The fantasy, The poetry and passion, Of a relationship Dim… Leaving the shell Of the original love, A false prophet Of future commitment And completeness. Maybe we’re at risk In 6 months, Or a year… Or maybe two. Perhaps. But we’re not like The others, Are we? […]
I want to be Your deepest Most sacred secret… That so special place, That only you go, Unmentioned to your family, Unmentioned to your girlfriends, Safe from the prying eyes Of this omniscient, Eavesdropping world. I want to be your personal, Innermost private dwelling, Untouched by others, Unblemished by The ordinary. Let me do this […]
Somehow, I hoped And wished, That tonight, I could Avoid the pain, Of missing you. The drink Should help, But It doesn’t. And what if I simply try To shutter My heart From this world… No, That fails me Too. The burning Smolders. The ache Remains, Unavoidable, Inescapable. So now, With one last Physical gesture […]
I knowThat you’ve struggled. StruggledTo see a way ahead. Struggled to senseA suretyIn what’s rightFor you,And your life. I’ve struggledToo. There’s nothing simpleAbout this… Is there? At every turn,We believeThat we’ve arrivedAt a consummation, We’ve finally foundOur one and only, No longer needingTo search. No longer needingTo hope. No longer wondering… When. Your timeIs here. […]
In hindsight, It was so clear. She… There… So beautiful. The perfect. The perfect companion, The perfect foil, The perfect lover… The perfect woman. The example Of forever, So completely Portrayed By her eyes, And her smile, And wit. Our connection Neither planned, Nor anticipated. And now, She’s gone. No more option to love, No […]
So much Has fallen in place For us… Just a man And a woman Wanting so desperately To find fulfillment And finality… No more looking, No more guessing, No more hoping For another To match, And mate, And provide closure To the endless searching. But, I need you To look At me Now, I need […]