A Let me write you a love song As old as time itself Of favour and of friendship Unleashed from within itself Let me write you a love song Of sleep in’s in our bed Three … Continue reading
Help me Be happy I pursue thee Defiantly. But happiness springs In the places left behind By sacrifice Generosity Kindness to others Toil. Help me Be happy I pursue thee Religiously. But joy burst forth From unexpected places Left derelict … Continue reading
You stand there Like a tall drink With a pink umbrella And a maraschino cherry You stare at me Straight within With a pink umbrella And a maraschino cherry You speak to me Beneath my skin With your … Continue reading
Empty rooms Full of laughter Children Food and coffee Talking Running Family bodies But empty of you. Our sadness sits upon the chair In the family room We see it there, we glance at it It makes a sonic … Continue reading
Blue skies Turn to pink Then they shrink As darkness closes tightly in against the daylight hours. The daylight Not long ago ripe with possibilities Is squeezed out By grey and dark. Life has just passed by In one more … Continue reading
Your treasure. I’m buying myself an inheritance. A history. Where once there was none. Objects I’m accumulating to decorate the mantle of my origins A past of my imagining. Silver, lace and glass from the past Tapestries from my ancestry … Continue reading
Today you read a love letter from an Old Man to his wife Now even though I already loved you My devotion now is for life.