Those Things

  Poetry is written to express Those Things You know, the ones that live just below your skin The kind that bring tears to your eyes Or your heart to a flutter Poetry is written to express: Love and fear and sorrow and gratitude This poem, was written to express Those Things Because gratitude makes …

My Love

When I first met you, I was in the middle of a storm When I opened my mouth, angry poetry spewed out When I closed my eyes, I could not dream But then we fell together In a jumbled mess of happiness And since Since the time you took my into your arms I’ve learned …

My Love

I found trust in his warmth For once I sleep through the night No fear of the lingering past Because, beside him, all is right I found a smile on my face I found a grin in my heart His presence soothes my soul Peace of finding my other part Love, a word we use …

Closest Friends

You are my cause A reform A revolution A moment in time When I raise my fist High in the air And shout for justice I believe in you Like I believe in God My chest burns the same When I think of you As when I am on my knees In prayer You are …

Will You Marry Me, Again?

Husband, I have question for you: How many more times will you let me marry you? I mean, I’m in love   Not that mushy type of love either That you read about in romance novels Where the man is a greek god earning a living on exploitation and the woman a simpering puddle of …