Tag Archives: Trust

A Walk Among Trees in Spring

4-24-16 Tender cotyledons rise through wet decay – Sons of wood, to synthesize the Sun of May. Beside, the recumbent matriarchal bole Bares wistfully her weathered, mossy scroll. Our silent footfalls pause, advance, and pass: In one brief and hallowed … 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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Touch

02-01-2014 Warmth that penetrates a dreary chill, calls to mind a hope of things once known as children knowing love, kindness, joy; which leaping from your soul as an arc plants this subtle, electrifying pulse at the center of my … 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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Innocence

 

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Wet Leaves

11-18-13 Leaves have fallen, scattered Compressed under the cold weight Of November rains. This frigid House feels vacant, save the mildly acrid Plume of smoke rising timidly, Unfurling haplessly from My solitary cigarette. The wine – It’s a Shiraz from … Continue reading

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Hard Thing

09/07/13 Had I known you before What a romance could be This sunset, moonrise And dance on the shore. You are lovely, my dear, Playing soft notes on This delicate wound of a man That longs for an ear To … Continue reading

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