Tag Archives: Loss

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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Mid-March

03-13-2014 She had to come, for one last icy touch upon my skin – – to cut a quiet chill through my awakening flesh – and turn, slowly away deliberately growing smaller to my senses more behemoth to my soul … 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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Autumnal Sense

09-19-13 Would Summer’s warm embrace Not dwindle, giving way to darker Cooler eves; and Autumn, In her graceful, melancholy manner Step sheepish forward in her brilliant Untamed gown, ablaze with so many shades Of unnatural Earth; How might we welcome … 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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