Tag Archives: Divorce

Mirage

10/31/2015 I feel a cold Autumn wind at my back, and rain, Walking away, or trying, from the past. Had She decreed that you were honest then, or could have loved me well – well, it would not change the … Continue reading

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As I Remember

01-03-15 Men speak of phantom sensations where once were limbs That severed are no more, but may prick or throb no less than When they were; as dreams awaken distant pasts and place us  In a time long gone And … Continue reading

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Call It ‘Grace’

04-13-2014 Here an unplucked bud, friskily curved, whispers breathing in my attentive ear to drink from the Euphrates, or the Amazon. But drink fast, first a sea of rose, or gin, To task with unbinding that prick within, Of prying … Continue reading

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Elapse

01-06-2014 I step outside on this morning into air as thin as nothing, some forty-five degrees below zero, when it moves. It moves. Ice forms casually, like an assuming guest, upon my beard and mustache idly tilted ground-ward on this … Continue reading

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Young Decade

01-04-14 Silk pressed, caressed my shoulder. She whispered softly in my ear like petals falling lightly. Closed my eyes to promise with my heart my heart, forever (less ever, though not yet never, had we known). We sowed as dandelions … Continue reading

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Aching

12-12-13 Something beautiful, stir my soul. Lift my downcast eyes and heavy Heart. Come, come upon me some Subtle joy that rends some sweet From a savory tear escaping. Some drop of bliss come soothing, One, if one can come, … Continue reading

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Binding

11-23-13 Close my eyes from weeping At this scene. Unclench my hands Against themselves in fierce and steely, Vain restraint. He will hold the boy As purchase for her salty flesh; Call the boy’s name to whisper Sultry pleasures in … Continue reading

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