A Stolen Empire I The loud explosions were viscous against our building, it felt like the walls were going to collapse in and around us.   I could see shadowy figures running about in frantic chaos, just outside my tiny window. Everyone was screaming and I couldn't help but flinch with each new wave. My…

Sounds come from distant places and I press a kiss hard to the earth hoping that she'll listen to my plea. The night is coming all too quickly I hide in a deep recess in her room. The mood is sullen, but I am awake almost excited at the prospect of waking next to her…

It's not that I ask for you by name, my wish is much more inconspicuous. I can still feel you wrapped around me for days on end after we've finished. I keep you as my little secret, you're all I can think about today I remind myself, one day at a time with this one,…

Wow I was just notified that I am on a four day streak! The first thing that came to mind are all the things I could do in that time. So here's my 5am list of things I could in 4 days. 1. I could strip the inside of a house and repaint. 2. In…

I'd pretty much do anything to show how using lower case text works. Words are important to me in a way that sunshine feels on a grey day when you sit against a warm window it's nature's hug when nothing else works. Lower case words are meant to show a soft demurely kind of way…

I wanted to drop a note acknowledging everyone who stops in to read the words. Again, thank you for the time attention on Dragonfly Poetry

The sky might be one hundred degrees with the sun being brilliantly bright, but in my head, the sky is falling grey storm clouds, I'll stay in bed all day. I know I can't check out like that so I'll walk around in a haze in my head, the girl is just right there. I…

Down to earth from the top downward the switch was thrown on the down low where expectations are low. Stand still and take your medicine everything will be all right, but what do I know I just use words to fit a mood. I just use words to confuse to slip a thought just under…

It was nice to be invited back into her bed. I had the perfect gift to celebrate this new occasion of finding her again. In there, she does not have to pretend she whispers for my approval. I hand her the gift. Her eyes were filled with that look 'You didn't have to do this.'…