Tag Archives: Marriage

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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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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Elegiac, Post-Encounter

10-16-13 I knew her, once, An alabaster form with liquid skin Supple to the touch, and warm; And lips retaining pensive breath That but for the heat within her lungs Could not be sensed In that tender proximity to her … Continue reading

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Some Fracturing

I’d not been sleeping when Our hearts collided in that space But hadn’t known, either, how bent The wreckage; it seemed wonderful. It was wrong. You’ve gone now, And taken with my heart, all three That ever mattered; and with … Continue reading

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Come To Me Your All

08-26-2013 Stand on this precipice Of beautiful terror Leaning as you’re wont to lean Toward Love Permit your heart, flesh To list List o’er this fearsome, warm abyss. Hot fear that burns, longing To know the frightful depths of Soul … Continue reading

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On Having Been Had, and Having

08-12-13 My judgement was never clear. But oh was it murkier then; Waded thick, stagnant pool: regret Of long ago, and yesterday, perhaps tomorrow yet. Fear furthest from vague, Bristled wide and whole, hot Brillo Pulsing outward on these ventricles … Continue reading

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