Category: Poem

Jelly Bean Spirit 0

Jelly Bean Spirit

A bright crisp breeze of happiness fills my chest, filling the specific corner that usually aches. Jelly bean spirit kisses. It’s a ridiculously sunny day today, makes me feel all is right in the...

Rituals 1

Rituals

It’s the precise way that you place the tiny spoon Back into the porcelain cup of white crystal sugar After spooning exactly two into your coffee Then, standing lightly upon your toes, Place it...

Free Verse Poems, From A Life to Sanctuary 5

From A Life to Sanctuary

Free Verse Poems   My hungry mouth brought your milky breast, oh, what ecstasy the silky flesh affords My father’s straight white teeth glistens like pearls in my eyes as he lifts my small...

Avoiding Cliches 4

Avoiding Cliches

He approached me after the reading, a leather satchel over one shoulder and a sizeable chip on the other. He said, “I reeeally liked your work, but don’t you think that it would be...

Validus (The Lyric of Apollo) 0

Validus (The Lyric of Apollo)

Arise! All shall hail, raining down the great mountains, the Olympian gale, pouring gold-plated bounty from its bright crystal mouth, and its noise and its glee SOARS!…BURSTS! Down it sails through the air yellow-orange,...

Glass Heart 0

Glass Heart

Benevolent fingers of vivid dreams… master at avoiding things. Surprised to see another day, though still live in disarray. Hostage of time, relentless past. Specks of glass mirrors beauty like pieces off a mask....

Waiting II: A Proposition 0

Waiting II

My my, do I miss you Like feet without shoes On a chilled autumn night When on warmth they muse There are few who eschew The pull that you do When further away From...

Desert 0

Conjuring

Like a trick of the light, Some well-planned sight of hand; From one angle And then the other. That love has such powers, But with time she works her finest. In her thrall, moments...