We will have poetry in our lives.

Money and musicheavy are the sounds coming from that thumping basscoming from our throats. Could it possibly bethe reason why we’re dancing nowin our certain waywhere bodies just layheavily on each other. Today, the day is lazy we are strewn all over the placespending hours spending a fortune on handsome thingsthat are sureto make us […]

Starting every verse in identical fashionbreaking upthe thoughts we sharein our sentences. I can only wishto be lovedby the onetrue onewho loves the most. It can happen at any time reallyit’s a wish that’s been wisheda thousand times beforethe title was ever lost. I’ve seen wordswhispered to backs of hands. I swear nothing’s more beautiful […]

Today it rainedfor the first true time in more than a century. Oh how I’ve counted so,as I pull and pluck each petal. It’s been longer still,since I’ve seen that smile. That beauty shotthat comes so naturally. Perhaps she loves me, still. Against all other chancessay what it is you feel,what you truly want to […]

From the startmy star-struck lover had her eyes stuck in mine,never changing her gazedoubled over love-sicknever complaining how much it hurtthe ache from being apart. It wasn’t until we agreedto meet up in a mud filled roomour once clean and pristine clothesfinally laid ruin. Each night sincewe get even filthierunderstanding this sicknesstruly can’t be helped. […]

Big dreams, they’re just around the cornerthis feelingwhen I’m all highheavy in my thinking. I’m in love with a monster. What’s the difference?Today could always beso much worse. I could write somethingall pretty and forgettable,but why pretendtime is so different especially when my mood is all dark and brooding. I’m in my early morning ritualuncomfortable […]

I keep adding on the words go against the hours they compete with each other. Time and attention something we’ve always sworn we’d give one another focus that stare for me promise you’ll use the words that trigger the things that draw us close together. Lay the perfume on thick even if that’s the only […]

Oh how I think I knowI’d never betray the nightinnocent mistakes I’m sure. It’s true you knowthere are seven sinsdeadly or otherwise,we could hide under mask pretend we’re all protectedplay it safe andignore all the warning signs. Do you want to gamble?We can agree on an amountpay that price tomorrowlet’s assume for todaywe’re free to […]

With fun and satisfactionshe ordered a special surprise a glistening beaded burlesque top. I must saythe second she turned aroundher hips and middleimmediately looked different. Gentle were her moves,slowly at first,she’d been practicing a whilefor this moment to occurand here we werea girl and her burlesque topall pretty and beautiful. She’s the only one I’ve […]

My broken shouldermaybe it’s hard enough holding onto the weightof ever having loved you. Did you ever thinkit was ever possibleI’d trip,coming up with all this?The things we say in poemsare so easy to dismiss. There are pretty answers I can’t always predict handsome things come from you, always,especially whenyou’re hidden behind a wall. I […]

The start of the hournervous digging startles uswe turn knowing we’re not alone. This is the midnight hour,the girl turns and smiles,welcoming the others to their places. We’ve come here to playshe undresses the silenceeyes stare straight aheadthey open the candy wrapperssip and taste the romance. Hands reach and feel the sensation is unrealfinally, there’s […]

The high road,leaving everything standingwalk away touching nothinga ghost in the shadowsleaving untouched love to simply fade away. The low road,complete destructionnothing left standingthe sins left bleedingevery door slammedthe earth void of all existence. Choose one of two pathsmaybe a mixture of bothpick one good feelingand it’s equal evil twinmeet somewhere in the middle. Make […]

Free verse wordsthis particular girl prefersthe words to be all about her. Exclusively hers,I’ve promised to push others awayI’m sure they’ll understandGrace and her sensitive charms,she begs and then jumpsand in that instant the girl of my dreams fades. I call for herto come back and finish,just echoes I fear. Standing there on the edgethere’s […]