Monthly Archives: October 2013

Silken

these thoughts you wear, draped, delicately, around your neck in silken waves whisper misty tales of white and purest, deepest red — heartily and in your words i find wonders — as your beauty’s breath fogs up the glass on … Continue reading

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For my friend across the Seas

Siegen bore a poet with long dark wavy hair a German lass with eyes deep and cavernous and we met here ~ through our love of p o e t r y we commented, shared a smile, encouraged one another and … Continue reading

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Rainbow chips

is the rainbow multi-coloured I see it in your fries you say it’s golden crispy brown I tut tut ~ you lie the temptation to just grab one don’t slap my hand ~ not nice you know there will be … Continue reading

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Fi(ni)sh & Chips

as you dipped your fries into my wounded pride and pinned rainbows to the ceiling mirror’s smoothness, i found myself drowning in unperturbed chaos, resisting the temptation to burst your elusive bubble. _______________________________________________________________ A Word Challenge amongst friends… the words … Continue reading

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At Water’s Edge

be still and weave your world into the waves lend whispered words to dreams your heart still craves and you may find a wish upon the shore that stirs the sands of time — forevermore you shall not bow to … Continue reading

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Mother Earth

five of us protected, against the ravages of modern time a sixth who follows closely, stepping cautiously behind hiding from the orange sun and blackened ash crept wind the cool rivers that remained,  anointing pale and withering skin afraid of … Continue reading

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I’m not ready

silent at my door, shroud of death there was no knock, you covet the way I breathe, before you crumble, turn to ash wait ~ for I’m not ready for you ~ yet allure me with your charms, my resolve … Continue reading

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Carved In Stone

the prophet grazed his tongue on the stone walls of ancient tombs, speaking in ripples, riddled – while he yet walked among us “blood shall kill no man”, he once said, bound beneath his righteous cape, stitched in ReD with … Continue reading

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