Tag: love

Invisible Witness

Traveling on the afternoon’s s warm breeze, time accedes to a gentler pace – my breath held in anticipation… Their graceful transit infatuating my senses. Older and wiser as the lucky ones are, time has grown patient with its willful charge – young but full of promise, tucked safely within their temporal shells. And –

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The Ocean’s Tide

Bathed in your love,  my imperfections  washed clean. Before you, my self laid bare. Through you, my self returned. Keepers of this love Рour love, my wings grown strong. Wings stretching in anticipation.


Unspoken Promises

In a smoke filled room, her eyes settle on mine, reading the latest scribblings from my soul. What phrase is she weighing so closely? Will she read the bits scrawled outside the margins? What does her smile say? Recognition dawning, her eyes tell a story of love and compassion with the soft whisper of passion, heard only by me. Unknown to

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Color Wheel

I’m a woman…I’m Irish… I’m Canadian, and you? I’m a man…I’m Hispanic… I’m American, and you? I’m a father…I’m a son… I’m a brother, and you? I’m a mother…I’m a daughter… I’m a sister, and you? I’m neither…I’m undecided… I’ll figure it out, and you? I’m a lawyer…I’m a writer… I’m out of work, and

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Shared Memories

Your smile Mom, tells me I count. Your smile tells me I matter Рtelling me what words aspire to say. Words uncalled-for Mom. Your smile enough. Your face now matured, witness to years toiled Рunfoiled by age. Laugh lines earned over time, etched deeper than last I saw you. Sharing tears of pride as I wed, walking

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Love’s Awakening

“Ren√©e, will you marry me?”…¬†“I can not. My heart once yours,¬†given to another by love’s decree.¬†My heart now belonging to her.” Love in the first degree… A chance encounter or destiny,¬†they sometimes pause to wonder.¬†Maria spotting Ren√©e across a smokey¬†room filled with invisible strangers. Forgetting to exhale, green eyes entreating grey.¬†Unforeseen, fueled by foreign desire,¬†their

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