Month: October 2013

Sentimental drift

You held each star up on a string and I swear every one was a lighthouse. Caught off guard by the beauty, I set course in a sentimental drift – swan-diving into the ether. Letting go, again.   Remember to forget where we came from. Each line on our forehead, each scar on our hands, […]

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Apart

Sometimes I think you have too many loves, and too many lovers to name. Sometimes I think you have too many words, and too many demons to tame. But sometimes I think that you are quite right, And you and I fit the frame. Sometimes I feel like you might hold my heart, And cradle […]

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Dreaming

How gracefully your fingertips touched the brim of my glasses Pulling them gently as to not disturb the hair on my forehead. That was the gentlest you’d ever been. The sun beat down and paraded itself in through our kitchen window Creeping slowly across to the spot where I sat, Shoulders against the cupboards toes […]

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rough water

rough water I broke the glass that shattered over our feet and no amount of glue could put it back together. Retreat, refrain. These strange tides they washed over me and I moved with the currents like an untrained dancer. I plotted my course many years ago and it’s funny how life has a way […]

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