The Shoreline (with audio)

You were the wild ocean I was the still meadow no permanent place to be together – your heart would have run dry with me, I would have drowned in your arms.  Meeting on the shoreline crashing into each other we joined in tempest waves. Our love was a temporal thing contained by the tides tetheredContinue reading “The Shoreline (with audio)”

Late Night Listener (collab)

By Vintage Black and Secret Thoughts Within I am your only late night listener, savoring your words spoken over and over, alone in the blackness. Messages played on loopin the radio host sound of your voice, I tune in to enjoy yet another twilight sample. Your poetic mixtapeof descriptive drunken wordsmakes perfect senseto my late-night soul,so, I dial in every sunset. Alas! That intoxicating oeuvre, over andContinue reading “Late Night Listener (collab)”

Black Cockatoo

Like a black cockatoo That powerful, elusive bird, You sang out your song In words I had never heard. You were larger than life An unexpected onyx sight, Bringing me so much peace As we sat in the evening light. Alas, like a wild bird You refused to stay,I looked for your darkened shape But youContinue reading “Black Cockatoo”

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)”

Loving in Gray (collab)

By Bree Leto and Charles Robert Lindholm Blah Days Gray Days Thinking of all the ways I want to spend these Stay inside days With her Soft heart Tender heart Beating next to my heart As we while away the hours Learning ways to share love We’ve come to love the gray days With rainy skiesContinue reading “Loving in Gray (collab)”