Half A Chance (with audio)

I think I could have fallen in love with you if life had given us half a chance. Your smile would have sustained me on dark days and I would have kissed your scars so gently. However, it was not to be,  life had some other plan–  you are not with me,  I am withContinue reading “Half A Chance (with audio)”

To Reach You (with audio)

There was something so magical about you–  swaying in the breeze, so mysterious. I had to reach out to you. I stretched myselfto the very edge, to point of falling. Finally, when I thought you were beyond my grasp, I caught hold of you. My heart swelled with joy, secure in my knowledge that theContinue reading “To Reach You (with audio)”

Sapphire Nights (with audio)

I remember sapphire nights with your emerald eyes. You held me as though I was falling apart and keeping you together. I remember the urgency in our kisses bruising our lips. My hands unravelling you and stitching me back together. I know, I didn’t put the usual (with audio) in the title. Why then didContinue reading “Sapphire Nights (with audio)”

Once Around The Sun (collab with audio)

Once around the sun with no touch from anyone with no fun Such a strange and lonely time in the history of this planet I dream of little moments  like brushing past you on the stairs your aroma so sweet upon my senses your hair so finely spun between my fingers Round and round butContinue reading “Once Around The Sun (collab with audio)”

Quietly (collab with audio)

You’ve been sitting there quietly Care to share your thoughts? This infatuation has me I wore your scarf to keep me warm I could smell you there snaking all around me Feeling like a teenager in the grip of some sweet crush I watched you observing me with such indecent eyes drawing me into your spellContinue reading “Quietly (collab with audio)”

Sweet Strangers (with audio)

Come away with me sweet stranger, No one here is in any danger. Before both of us must depart Won’t you take me into your heart? Connect our souls for a minute or two And I will release my love over you. If you open up then you will hear My whispers of hope sungContinue reading “Sweet Strangers (with audio)”

Playmates at Midnight (collab with audio)

By Chuck Lindholm and Secrets PlayingWith A Playmate,Is So Much Better, Than “Solitaire” So I,Let Down My HairFor New Year’s EveAnd Went To TheParty Instead  CuriousTo See,What FunMight Be,HappeningAfter Midnight And That’s WhereYou Caught Me,Staring At You,With A Laser Gaze, But, You Didn’t Turn Away? Instead I Felt YourLingering Look,Unwrapping The Layers I Hide Behind,Down To The Real Me, Building The Tension,And Exposing The Fires, Of Anticipation And Desires,That Started To BurnBetween Us Wanting To ExploreThe Possibilities,And All That Might Be,Waiting Beyond The Edge I Let MySly Smile,And EyesAsk, “Will You Come And MeetContinue reading “Playmates at Midnight (collab with audio)”

The Guardian (with audio)

I am the guardian of your secrets The ones you keep inside The truth of who you really are All the things you try to hide I do not judge concealed thoughts Or the secrets that you carry You can tell me anything I’ll listen without commentary I keep confessions safe and sound I protect them until my death I will not speakContinue reading “The Guardian (with audio)”

Burning grief (with audio)

I felt like throwing my own heart across the room– anything to get away from the burning anger inside my chest. As I sat there, with waves pulsing through my heart I realised– it wasn’t anger after all it was my pain my lingering loneliness and enduring exhaustion. I was burning up with grief overContinue reading “Burning grief (with audio)”