We stood in a ring throwing our best blows And I was used to the two-punch combo But wasn’t prepared for the knockout- What would throw off all sense of balance. I knew the two steps- dancing with a little speed Only to miss the right hook. Waking up with a black-eye and seeing two- EnlightenmentContinue reading “Uppercuts”
I wanted it bigger and better. I wanted him to beg though- I wanted him forever. I was losing sleep though. It had me saying hail Mary Cause he was haunting my shadow. It wasn’t a love that I wanted to rush. I wanted to let it saturate. I wanted him to remember me EvenContinue reading “Unfinished Business”
There where places and spaces That intertwined within our existence Just struck in the day to day- just uninspired. May be this what they call writer’s block? The stuck in your thoughts that keep repeating The melody of your favorite song Knowing every word in sequence- Like the flashbacks where it was spilling into theContinue reading “Writer’s Block”
He was a rock. Never mean. When she went too far off; Just slowly he would reel in the line. Waiting patiently. Her mind running wild. Anticipation of butterflies and nerves And half wondering if really means what he says, Knowing he could have her; whole heart on her Greensleeves. Caught with a bite, aContinue reading “Wild Salmon”
The gun started cocking. I could hear the bullet Falling into place. I didn’t even cry Staring at the sky. I knew the sound When he was breaking boards; His angelic face. I smiled with the release of the trigger Thinking of him; The only thing I knew in death Was that it was love.