Tag Archives: Poetry

Kiss of a Mermaid

Kiss of a Mermaid 9-25-2020 She pierces my heart with her gaze The quickest sliver of a smile I am disarmed, at ease Her scent is calming Like the ocean after a storm I try to sit unnerved; aloof Pretending … Continue reading

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Times of Trouble

Times of Trouble 9-24-2020 Soft and sweet In the grip of the night I’m wide awake I feel so alive The world is turbulent Full of violence I try to shut it out Stoic, and non compliant We have to … Continue reading

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You should be

You Should Be 9-22-20 You should be hugged The right way You should be loved The right way You should be touched ’til you’re weak in the knees You should be rubbed ’til you’re good and pleased In this life … Continue reading

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Just a Dream

Just a Dream 9-10-2020 In my head, in my heart I was brilliant, I was on fire When you’re young You can’t be wrong Every turn made Is coming on strong Running on empty Running the night There are no … Continue reading

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Tiniest Smiles

Tiniest Smiles 9-1-20 There in the darkness There is a light Covered by blankets Covered by night Protected by evil Slathered in clout Silenced by money Shadowed by doubt They have the power They hold the cards Lawyers and doctors … Continue reading

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Stars Collide

Stars Collide 8-31-2020 Stars collide Energy bursts into the universe A light show like we never seen before Forces are at work We can never truly comprehend Good versus evil Strong versus weak Do not question The reasons will never … Continue reading

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Spider in a Jar

8-23-2020 Spider in a Jar I caught a spider I put him in a jar He was my spider I know not for how long Why did I do this? It wasn’t even planned I’m thinking through this Should I … Continue reading

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Tango in the darkness

Tango in the darkness 8-1-2020 My first love was a lie I built in my head My second love was a gun I kept in bed Empty bottles strewn across the floor I couldn’t see it ’till I was outside … Continue reading

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Sunburned and skinned knees

7-24-20 Twenty Fourth day of July two thousand twenty Whoever could have thought the world would be this way No it’s not at all funny Summertime ‘sposed to be a time to live our dreams runnin’ Catching fireflies and foul … Continue reading

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Wounded

Wounded 6-19-20 I am sitting here wounded From the words you said I have lived a lifetime Of regrets in my head You don’t get to tell me What offends or not You don’t get to tell me Who my … Continue reading

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