serene. water splashed, cool fingertips. warm scent of summer heat lingers on porch steps and bathroom walls. signs of summer arisen from dirt growing sunflowers sturdy stems. nature's alive and well.
sweet slumber on green grass, sun serenades my pores into sweat gentle breeze softly touches my face kisses all over my cheeks and body under a shade from the tallest tree deepest sense of comfort in sighs.
I Beg to be free, Define me By not doing so. I am human, Blood, faults and all. Talk to, not at, me. Not a number on slips, Checks in boxes Or titles on resumes. I
The deer knew nature would happen, Fallen yellow leaves pile over patches Nearby trees sway as roots of trunks gripped Held tight to moist soil, soaking up water Overnight raindrops appeared and flooded Underneath where all things start and end. Circle of life revolves acutely more than ever Spring now, but autumn is around the [...]
Your face showed nothing, But everything I needed. Worry wrinkles that gave time Of my comfort in life. Your smile gave warmth When chilly mornings sauntered. Eyes as deep as eternity Sage advice unspoken But actions visibly clear.
It survived another month The fragility of petals Grasping a millimeter of stem Rooted for some kind of stability. Winds tampered its solid grace. The calm nights hushed sounds Of crying rain and cats meows Wanting to be heard, to express. The light grew outwards Unable to contain its bravery The audacity of survival The [...]
I wanted more than A statue of guidance. With nourishment, For my eyes to see. A heart to feel. Hands that hold Intangible emotions. Be here. For me.
i lay on the couch with my legs stretched onto your lap as you sit beside me as you sip on apple whiskey and we look at each other. i asked you, "what if we broke up?" "would we say hello if we bumped into each other?" as melancholy as it is, the answer would [...]
If I let it in, If I succumb to the dreariness Of my mind, We become still. Gone will be the light, The guide of my soul's path. But there is something, The root of it all, A foundation unbreakable Of a grateful heart.
"Is this forever?" I wondered, while eating a huge strawberry sundae with sprinkles on top I didn't finish. Collecting marbles Filling a neverending Glass jar with every Color swirl combination Imaginable, carrying A piece of hope in each. Sipping on sweet Lemonade on dry summers Intrigued by the notion Of ever understanding Life's eternal limbo [...]
no other love from nature, do we ever feel full. no other love makes acceptance as easy as breathing. people make love hard between pillars of expectations standards listed on walls. the imaginary unconditional is always conditioned somehow.
bird chirps & squawks along with the morning sunrise looking left and right for another as their ally. a continuous hum of undefined squeaks and yells, "I am awake and I am here," i imagine him saying. with no fingers to text or dial phone numbers or type an email, birds communicate through their bodies; [...]
What lies between us is this voice, A loud hoarse cough that breathes ice, Onto my skin, I see goosebumps on my arm. It whispers into our ears of phantom cries for help. Paying mind means paying the fine and valuable time. More and more, the monster between us grew. If it wasn't me, it [...]
the steel words lingered in her breathe, poisoning tetanus crawled on open wounds her snake bite fouled the fallen have as she scoops up each soul-less being.
circumstances don't care who you are they drift in in any form they want to. it could disguise itself clothed in costume creating personas that never ever was. sneaking themselves into situations that never were intended for them. But it happens. They occur and there's no control. Lost at the head of the ship Steering [...]