Mangled Monologue

I want to curl up in your arms and escape this world. Do you hear me? I want to listen to your silence and forget the mad clamor. Will you let me?   Tonight, the world doesn’t seem alright. It hasn’t been, for a long time. I didn’t feel the need to write to you … More Mangled Monologue

Comer Spring

She didn’t want him to come. She never expected he’d. But he did. She didn’t want to feel what she felt, but he insisted, persistently. And, she did. It terrified her, the intimacy words would create. It scared her, the feelings he would generate. She was in a happy place, all by herself. Her walls … More Comer Spring

When Words burst

Today, it burned again, within. Or was it a choke? Maybe.   Today, it hurts again, believing.   The winds last night told a different tale They whispered you had changed. Believe me, I had a hard time believing.   The stars stood witness to the fable. They saw words blowing up in the air, … More When Words burst