Falling Away (collab with audio)

I would have caught but you fell away instead I am unsure why, I thought My words were complete and clear that I was on your side I wanted to be a safe place for you to confide For you to live life free. Perhaps that scared you. Perhaps it was too much. Perhaps you didn’tContinue reading “Falling Away (collab with audio)”

Take Care of Things that Grow (Villanelle)

Take care of things that grow And take pleasure in the wild; Love can make things glow. Change unfolds gradually, as most know With time, small advances are compiled; Take care of things that grow. In the moments that bring you woe, Like the loud tantrums of a child, Love can make things glow. YouContinue reading “Take Care of Things that Grow (Villanelle)”

Low Times

I know I took you for granted, there was no looking back when I left. Time always changes how we see things and I know I didn’t see you properly. You gave it all and then some, transforming me into your hero– I was always counting the minutes until I let you down. I think aboutContinue reading “Low Times”

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)”

I Don’t Know Why (Collab)

By Charles Robert Lindholm – The Reluctant Poet and Bree Leto – secretthoughtswithin I’m not sure why I keep on changing like I do. I don’t know if it’s good or bad I really wish I knew. I fear with all these changes  taking place inside of me, others will only notice the outer side they see.   I wish IContinue reading “I Don’t Know Why (Collab)”

Published: An Anthology with My Name

I bet the “My Name” part of this post is why most of you are here, but we’ll get to that in a minute. I am thrilled to announce that two of my poems will be published in an anthology trilogy called Through Loving Words: A Poetry Collection, Volumes 1-3 with City Limits Publishing. MyContinue reading “Published: An Anthology with My Name”

Down

Shut it down Shut it down, shut it off. Removing one small page of poetry is of no importance nor any loss. No one will know and no one will care. To pretend any of it matters really isn’t fair. I am consumed by disgust for my own creativity and clumsy words. When I readContinue reading “Down”