The beets are burning. There’s a fire in my heart.

I’m stringing along a river of code…If/Else if/Else..If..If.. The infinite loop breaks my paddle forward until my wooden boat is circling above a sleeping trout. I hope he notices. The fish is stirred by my current of affection and wriggles out of his cave in lazy surrender. The rainbows fused into his scales puff upContinue reading “The beets are burning. There’s a fire in my heart.”

Petals of a Flower

Young girl in pink- Come straight to shore. The current ripped,beat, sweltered, and tore us apart. A life long will of Itch, ache, reaction, and contraction before retreating back into my shell. I am not so hollow anymore. The entire earth is my word. Hold me firm,break my crust but please, spare my trust. TheContinue reading “Petals of a Flower”

Still Learning

If at first you do not trust, try, try, again. Believe in your heart that he aches for sincerity, despite his opaque collection of vows. You are built with storage tanks and given a choice, to hoard or to squander? Inquire or ponder? Pull the next act out of a hat? But please, decide. StareContinue reading “Still Learning”

Love in Three Parts

Darling, From dusk until dawn We are only seven Hours away from the First time. A fight and then your flight. Change at the turn of a dime. An exchange of currency and suddenly, The possibility of anger Escapes. —– And when I sleep —With dream I am still sorting through you Arranging faces withContinue reading “Love in Three Parts”