Marks of Pain

A stream of blood trickles down her face. Unaware her bloodied finger smears the past across the keyboard A Pause A Flood of memories Nervous habits hard to overcome The long shadowy remnants of the past still digging new wounds Maybe not consciously But the fingers know Unoccupied they dig and pull at the flesh The bite of a thousand stings subtle […]

Lover of Life


Lover of life Your story told in the lines of your face The joy in your eyes Lover of life You see a world unknown to the caged You run confident in to each day Lover of life The world around you vibrates with amazement Everything old is still new Lover of life Friends agape […]

Love Is

The truth of love is … a word unspoken … a gentle caress of thoughts in a whisper … seamless moments in a lifetime of passion … tear filled eyes of joy and pain … falling and flying day after day … forgiving the broken glass underfoot … tracing the lines of her with a brush of lips … sweet […]

In the Wake of Tears

I loved her with all my heart, all my soul I loved her more than I loved myself I sacrificed myself for her, for us But when I could no longer live without loving myself too I choose to live instead of killing myself I found the way to loving who I am Our promise […]

It Is

It is… The faintest whisper of your voice The softest touch of your hand The warmest glow of your spirit The gentlest stroke of your tongue The sweetest taste of your lips The boldest action of your being The smartest thought of your mind The brightest moment of your life The simplest parts of you It is… All […]

Where Demons Dwell

Mountains rise in wakes of troubled thoughts Mere ripples turned swells of rolling rage Stirred torrents of doubt and question Blanket waters once still with unstayed ferocity Anger, fear, temptation and lust drown reason As my mind wanders in places where demons dwell