Just once, my love, you'll hold me and I'll not want to break away. You'll whisper words of love, and I'll believe them all. And your eyes will tell me you speak the truth, and your arms will reassure me of your devotion. Just once, my love.
Twilight gently lays its hands over the world. Diamonds sparkle brightly in the sky, then fade away. The sky's bright eye opens wide and surveys its domain.
Alight on the wind Night reflects in your eyes. Gently observing, Ever waiting, Longing for paradise.
Trusting, caring, loving Respecting all values, Understanding all faults Eternally, no matter what. Learning all about you, Observing your moods, Valuing our time together; Expecting nothing less from you.
The wind blows sharply through the trees as the red moon crests high in the sky. Brightly colored leaves rush around my ankles like anxious elves scampering to serve. The night sings a lonely song as winter announces its approach.
Calling softly to the night an owl breaks the silence. Wandering along, not far from home, the fawn whispers lowly-- And her doe answers with a look. The sun has set, the stars are hiding, and the clouds rule the sky. And the owl flies freely away.
I cry for my childhood-- --But not for the loss. I cry because I look at the old photographs, and can't remember names. The place, captured in time, but I can't time the place. So much has happened-- --so much bad to be blocked out, that the good stuff has fallen through the holes. I … Continue reading Old Photos–1997
We stand here together, the awkward and the proud. We wear the name tags even though the faces haven't changed. We wonder what we've all done to validate our lives. And we ask the required questions-- --do we care about the answers? I can honestly say I've thought often about some of you-- the … Continue reading Approaching the High School Reunion–1997
Colors whirling, twisting, turning Over and over in my mind. Laughter and tears, Lauds and fears, Ageless, endless, a glowing stream Gathering speed and flowing freely-- Endless memories assault my nights.
Fire and Ice ...and Dynamite-- a touch that reduces me to shivers, a kiss that could bring me to tears. Green eyes that haunt me, a smile to taunt me. A heart of gold and a soul slightly tarnished-- will shadow me all my days.